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Omaha Tribe Chief Judge Posting

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT POSITION                           :                   Chief Tribal Judge SALARY                               :                   Negotiable OPENING DATE                 :                   April 21, 2014 CLOSING DATE                  :                   May 2, 2014 LOCATION                          :                   Omaha Tribal Court Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Macy, NE  68039

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News Article on Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Membership Disenrollments

Here is “Tribal court hears argument to dismiss reopened disenrollment cases.”

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Eighth Circuit Briefs in Smith v. Parker — Formerly a Tribal Court Jurisdiction Matter, Now a Reservation Boundaries Matter

Here: Nebraska Opening Brief Tribe Brief US Brief Reply Brief TK Lower court materials and links to prior iterations of this case here.

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Judicial Positions – Sac and Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska

Job Openings Sac and Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska 305 North Main Street Reserve Kansas 66434 Tribal District Judge The Sac and Fox Nation of Missouri in Kansas and Nebraska has a vacancy in the position of … Continue reading

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Grand Traverse Band Chief Judge Job Posting

Here is the job description. Here are the posting dates (they most certainly will be extended).

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Dollar General Corp. v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Cert Petition

Here: Dollar General Cert Petition Questions presented: Whether Indian tribal courts have jurisdiction to adjudicate civil tort claims against nonmembers, including as a means of regulating the conduct of nonmembers who enter into consensual relationships with a tribe or its … Continue reading

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Grand Ronde Tribal Chief Judge Posting

Here: RFQ Chief Judge

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Opening Eighth Circuit Brief in Smith v. Parker — Formerly a Tribal Court Jurisdiction Matter, Now a Reservation Boundaries Matter

Here: Nebraska Opening Brief Lower court materials and links to prior iterations of this case here.

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Florida Appeals Court Strips Miccosukee Tribal Court of Jurisdiction in UCCJEA Matter

Here is the opinion in Billie v. Stier: Fla Ct App Opinion An excerpt: This Petition for a Writ of Prohibition evolves out of a custody dispute between the mother, who is a member of the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians, … Continue reading

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Pascua Yaqui Tribe set to prosecute first non-Indian under VAWA

News coverage includes an overview of the challenges Tribes have faced when non-Indian men batter Indian women on the reservation, a little about the battle to get the VAWA provisions passed, and information about the prosecutor, judge, and public defender … Continue reading

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