Author Archives: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Sho Ban Tribe – Water Summit (August 11, 2016)

Here is the brochure: TribalWaterWorkshop_ver2 Website here.  

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Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Federal Court Challenge to Onondaga Nation’s ICWA Jurisdiction

Here are the materials in Pitre v. Shenandoah: Pitre2ndCir2-18-16 Appellant Brief Onondaga Brief Onondaga County Brief Oswego County Brief Reply Brief

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2016 National Intertribal Tax Alliance Conference (Sept. 13-15, 2016)

Details here. Kevin Washburn is the keynote speaker. As always, NITA is one the premier Indian law conferences of the year.

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Indian Law Scholarship Update (7/28/2016)

Periodically, we’ll put together a package of links to recent Indian law articles, mostly from SSRN, and therefore mostly yet-to-be published. Here’s the first dispatch: Locked Up: Fear, Racism, Prison Economics, and the Incarceration of Native Youth 40 Am. Indian … Continue reading

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US Civil Rights Commission Applauds SCOTUS Outcome in Dollar General

Here.

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2016 World Indigenous Law Conference Registration and Agenda

Here. Walter Echohawk is the keynote.

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33rd Alaska Tribal Court Development Conference

The 33rd Alaska Tribal Court Development Conference (the event is limited to Alaska Tribal Justice Personnel only) will feature current issues and recent developments affecting Alaska tribal courts and tribal jurisdiction. The annual event is intended for Tribes that are … Continue reading

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New York Largely Prevails in Smokes Suit against King Mountain Tobacco

Here are the materials in State of New York v. King Mountain Tobacco Co. (E.D. N.Y.): 195-1 King Mountain Motion for Summary J 197-1 NY Cross Motion 201 NY Opposition 202 King Mtn Opposition 205 King Mtn Reply 206 NY … Continue reading

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Nooksack COA Order on Motion for Contempt against Tribal Police Chief for Refusal to Comply with Court Orders

Here: In re Gabriel Galanda v Nooksack Tribal Court Order on Motion to Enforce Contempt Order Related materials here.

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WaPo: “Donald Trump’s long history of clashes with Native Americans”

Here.

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