Author Archives: Ann Tweedy

About Ann Tweedy

Tribal Attorney for Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, legal scholar, adjunct professor at University of Tulsa, and poet. Read more at www.anntweedy.com.

The Rehearing En Banc Petition in the Culverts Case Has Been DENIED

Here. Dissent to denial of rehearing by Judge O’Scannlain (joined by several other judges). En banc materials here. Panel materials here.

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Prosecutor Job Opening at Muckleshoot.

More information here. Please apply through the Tribe’s HR system.

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Review of The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America

My review of Andrés Reséndez’s The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America is up on JOTWELL: Equality. I highly recommend the book. It’s a dense and emotionally difficult read but well worth it for the knowledge … Continue reading

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Lower Elwha and Federal Government Prevail in NEPA/ESA Suit in the 9th Circuit

NEPA and ESA challenges to hatchery approvals after removal of the Elwha Dam were brought by anti-hatchery environmental groups. The unpublished decision is here. Briefs: Motion for Injunction Opening Brief Tribal Answer Brief Federal Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials … Continue reading

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Quileute Environmental Attorney Job Posting

Here.

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Tribal Judge Profiles in The Federal Lawyer

Lauryn Boston’s profile of Judge Mark Pouley is here. Schuyler Tilson’s profile of Judge Mary Jo Hunter is here. And my profile of Judge Ron Whitener is here.

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Carole Goldberg Receiving an Honorary Award at UCLA’s Alumni Breakfast at Fed Bar

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Fed Bar Panel on Energy and DAPL: What’s Next for Tribes

Great presentations by Angela Bibens, Jan Hasselman, Doug MacCourt, Pilar Thomas, and Brandy Toelupe Continue reading

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Heather Dawn Thompson Awarded Bush Fellowship

Here’s the press release from Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig’s Heather Dawn Thompson Awarded Prestigious Bush Fellowship DENVER – Apr. 3, 2017 – Heather Dawn Thompson, an attorney in the American Indian Law Practice of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, … Continue reading

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Fed Bar Indian Law Conference starts next Thursday!

Register here.

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