Category Archives: Announcements

DOI Consultation Notice on DOI Reorganization

Download(PDF): Tribal Listening Sessions on E.O. 13871: Reorganization of the Executive Branch Acting Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, Michael S. Black, invites Tribal leaders to attend one of the listed listening sessions to provide input on improving “efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability” … Continue reading

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Press Release: Blackfeet Nation Ratifies Water Compact

It took 35 years for the Blackfeet Nation to control its own water Terri Hansen • May 10, 2017 In what the Blackfeet Nation is calling their most important development in a century, a majority of tribal members approved the Blackfeet Water Compact and Blackfeet … Continue reading

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Register Now for Upcoming Free Webinar on Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts

Download(PDF): Announcement Link: Registration NCJFCJ’s Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts: Key Components & Standards is Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 3PM ET.

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Line 5 Water Protectors Symposium Friday, May 19th, 2017

Download(PDF): Flyer For Immediate Release: Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians to Host ‘Line 5 Water Protectors Symposium’ on May 19th April 19, 2017 Peshawbestown, MI- The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians will be hosting … Continue reading

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Webinar: Working in Tribal Communities to Protect Victims and Communities from Firearms in DV Cases

May 22, 2017 – 11:00am PT, 12:00pm MT, 1:00pm CT, 2:00pm ET Tribal communities face a variety of unique obstacles to removing firearms from individuals who are prohibited from having them due to civil protection orders (CPOs) or criminal convictions … Continue reading

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NAICJA 2017 Conference RFP

The National American Indian Court Judges Association (NAICJA) invites presentation proposals for the 48th Annual National Tribal Judicial and Court Personnel Conference which will be held October 10-13, 2017, at the beautiful Isleta Resort & Casino in Albuquerque, NM. NAICJA’s Annual … Continue reading

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

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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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Webinar: Protecting Victims and Communities from Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases

Protecting Victims and Communities from Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases: Collaborative Strategies April 26, 2017 – 11:00am PT, 12:00pm MT, 1:00pm CT, 2:00pm ET Is your community doing all it can to prevent firearms-related violence perpetrated by abusers in DV … Continue reading

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