Author Archives: Adrea Korthase

Register now for NCJFCJ’s Tribal Court Community of Practice 10/20/17

A community of practice is a web-based event using Adobe Connect system to bring together people who share a common goal or experience on a monthly basis. The platform utilizes tools that encourage people to share ideas, ask questions, and … Continue reading

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Latest LGBTQ Toolkit for Tribes

The Tribal Equity Toolkit 3.0 was published a few months ago in collaboration with numerous LGBTQ organizations. From the website (which also includes other resources): The Tribal Equity Toolkit 3.0: Tribal Resolutions and Codes to Support Two Spirit and LGBTQ Justice in … Continue reading

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Tamastslikt Cultural Institute Exhibits Andy Warhol Panels “Cowboys and Indians”

From OPB here. An excerpt The 10 panels and additional material are on loan to Tamastslikt from the Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York. Tamastslikt curator Randall Melton says the images are evenly divided among the Cowboys — iconic western figures … Continue reading

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Possible Showdown (Tonight) Over Megaloads on Nez Perce Land

Update 8/6/13: Megaload passes after protesters removed from highway here. Gorgeous drive and possibly tragic story. Here, here, and here. Will post the NPTEC Emergency Resolution soon (hopefully).

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Coverage of Final Day of Wisconsin Chippewa Tribes Night Deer Hunting Trial

Ruling is expected before November. Wisconsin Public Radio story here. Minneapolis Star Tribune story here. Day one coverage is here and day two coverage is here.

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Coverage of Day Two of Wisconsin Chippewa Tribes Night Deer Hunting Trial

Wisconsin Public Radio story is here. Coverage of day one is here.

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Coverage of Day One of Wisconsin Chippewa Tribes Night Deer Hunting Trial

Story is here. The trial is scheduled to last a week. Previous coverage (and links to other related material) is here.

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Cherokee Nation Tribal Court Grants Custody to Father’s Wife and Father’s Parents in Baby Veronica Matter

Tulsa World article here.

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A Historic Assertion of Water Rights by the Klamath Tribes

An excerpt from the Oregonian In March, after 38 years of work, the state found that the tribes’ water rights dated to “time immemorial,” making them by far the most senior. That means the tribes will get water to protect fish … Continue reading

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Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde RFP for Code Development

The Tribal Nation of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, located in Northwest Oregon, is seeking Requests for Proposals from interested individuals, legal service providers, agencies or law firms to develop new Tribal ordinances, revise current ordinances, develop self-help packets, … Continue reading

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