Author Archives: Sarah M Donnelly

About Sarah M Donnelly

Program Coordinator for the Indigenous Law and Policy Center at Michigan State University College of Law.

ILPC/TICA Call for Artists — 2018 Conference (Nov. 15-16, 2018) — Feb. 28, 2018 Deadline

Links: Previous art used, 2017 Call for Presentations If anyone would be interested in providing art for the poster and promotional materials for the TICA-ILPC Conference (coming up October 26-27! We’re going to have CLEs!), we would love to hear about … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law or leadership job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Indian Law Resource Center Executive Director, supervises staff in both the Helena, Montana, … Continue reading

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Favorable Settlement in Native American Church of North American v. TSA

Here are the materials in the matter of Native American Church of North America et al v. TSA et al, 17-cv-00108 (W.D. Texas January 26, 2018): Doc. 22 – Stipulation of Dismissal Doc. 22-1 – Settlement Agreement with Attached Exhibits … Continue reading

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UNM’s ICRA Symposium March 8-9, 2018

Here’s a link to the web page that we’ve established for people interested in registering for the upcoming UNM symposium titled “50 Years of the Indian Civil Rights Act: Protection and Denial of the Civil Rights of Native Americans.” The … Continue reading

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Federal Court Stays Nooksack RICO Case Pending DOI Election Investigation

Here is the order in the matter of Rabang et al v. Kelly et al, 17-cv-00088 (W.D. Wash.): Doc. 140 – Order At plaintiff’s request, the court has extended a stay of the proceedings until April 30, 2018. It is … Continue reading

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Cleveland Retires Chief Wahoo

Link: Article from MLB.com Not fake news this time.

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BIA Letter and MOA to Nooksack Chairman

Here.

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law or leadership job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Fort Mojave Indian Tribe Chief Judge, Needles, C.A. Responsible for fairly and impartially … Continue reading

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Federal Court Affirms Sault Ste. Marie Tribe’s Sovereign Immunity to Bankruptcy Proceeding

Here are the materials in the matter of Buchwald Capital Advisors, LLC v. Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, 16-cv-13643 (E.D. Mich. January 23, 2018)(In re: Greektown Holdings, LLC, #08-53104, Bankr. E.D. Mich.): Doc. 9 – Amended Brief of … Continue reading

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Latest News Regarding Back Forty & the Menominee Tribe’s Federal Lawsuit

Here is the press release, and here are links to an article and the complaint they filed today.

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