Category Archives: Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

NYTs Editorial: “Delayed Justice for the Navajos”

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Cert Petition in Seminole Tribe of Florida v. State of Florida Dept. of Revenue

Here: Seminole Cert Petition Here is the question presented: This Court established in Ex parte Young, 209 U.S. 123 (1908), that a plaintiff may sue state officials for prospective injunctive relief against the enforcement of an unconstitutional state law. In … Continue reading

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News Coverage of Navajo Speaker Johnny Naize’s Resignation

Here is “APNewsBreak: Navajo legislative leader resigns.”

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Navajo SCT Decision in Chris Deschene Candidacy Matter

Here is the opinion in Tsosie v. Deschene: SC-CV-57-14_Order_of_Remand We posted on this issue here.

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Interior Solicitor’s Office Job Posting

Here: Job Title:Attorney – Advisor, GS-0905-13/14, KD-Exc Svc Department:Department Of The Interior Agency:Office of the Solicitor Job Announcement Number:SOL-2014-0044 SALARY RANGE: $89,033.00 to $136,771.00 / Per Year OPEN PERIOD: Monday, September 29, 2014 to Monday, October 6, 2014 SERIES & … Continue reading

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Anishinabe Legal Services Job Posting

Anishinabe Legal Services is seeking a full-time staff attorney to provide civil legal assistance and court representation to program clients before area Tribal Courts, State Courts and Administrative Forums. (PDF) BACKGROUND: Anishinabe Legal Services (ALS) is a Legal Services Corporation … Continue reading

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WaPo: “Dark side of the boom”

Here. “North Dakota’s oil rush brings cash and promise to reservation, along with drug-fueled crime”

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YouTube Links for Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations

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Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act Signed

Here are materials from the tribe: PR New Federal Law Ends Patchak Lawsuit 9.29.14 Bills+Release+9.26.14 GL Trust Land Reaffirmation Act

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Oral Argument Audio and News Coverage of Seventh Circuit Night Deer Hunting Appeal

Here: http://www.haywardwi.com/news/regional/article_d2a05afa-3f71-11e4-a0cd-9b4c7db942c1.html http://wxpr.org/post/tribes-wait-decision-night-hunting-appeal Here’s the oral argument – http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/sound/external/gw.14-1051.14-1051_09_16_2014.mp3 Briefs are here.

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