Category Archives: Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Opening Sessions from the Tribal Marijuana Conference

Miigwetch to our own Elaine Barr:

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House Resources Committee Chair Letter to AG Holder and ASIA Washburn re Indian Water Rights Settlement Legislation

Here. PDF.

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Written Order Enjoining Nooksack Disenrollments

Here: Order Materials are here.

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“An Annotated Timeline of the Navajo Presidential Election Dispute: Part 2, January 29-February 23, 2015″

Paul Spruhan has updated his timeline. It is posted in SSRN here.

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FBA 2015 Agenda and Registration Information

Here is the FBA 2015 brochure (PDF). And the blurb: 40th Annual Indian Law Conference | April 9–10, 2015 | Talking Stick Resort | Scottsdale, Ariz. If you are working with—or on behalf of—Native Americans, this is the largest annual … Continue reading

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Cornell NALSA to Host Tribal Economic Development Summit This Saturday (To be Live Streamed)

Here: Here is the agenda (PDF): Here is the live stream link for the morning panel sessions: http://law.webcast.video.cornell.edu/Mediasite/Play/4c30d7814aec4710a6f84e9dc33dfc851d And here is the link for the Keynote address: http://law.webcast.video.cornell.edu/Mediasite/Play/e5f613f211524a7abaaa8401574bca081d

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University of South Dakota NALSA Extends Support to the Lakota 57 

The University of South Dakota School of Law Native American Law Student Association (NALSA) organized a Peace Gathering in honor of the 57 children from American Horse School on the Pine Ridge Reservation.  These students, age 9 to 13, were attending a Rapid City Rush hockey … Continue reading

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National NALSA Press Release on 2015 Alternative Spring Break Program

From here: I am proud to announce the 2015 Alternative Spring Break (ASB) Program projects that have been selected to receive an award. The National Native American Law Student Association Executive Board has chosen a project from Columbia Law School … Continue reading

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Navajo Presidential Election Set for April 21

Here: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Presidential election set for April 21st

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Univ. of Kansas Scholars on Protecting Indigenous Knowledge in the Age of Climate Change

Joseph Brewer II and Elizabeth Ann Kronk Warner have posted “Guarding Against Exploitation: Protecting Indigenous Knowledge in the Age of Climate Change” on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Indigenous knowledge has the potential to ameliorate the extreme, destructive impacts of … Continue reading

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