Category Archives: Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

DFP: “Standing Rock protesters now protesting Line 5 pipeline”

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National Indian Law Library Bulletin (8/16/2018)

Here: The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/16/18. Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article) http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/2018.html • Addressing the opioid crisis … Continue reading

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Eighth Circuit Briefs in Kodiak Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. v. Seaworth [formerly Burr]

Here: MHA Nation Judicial Officers Brief HRC Brief Lower court materials here.

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Eleventh Circuit Briefs in Seminole Tribe of Florida v. Biegalski

Here: Seminole Brief Florida Brief Lower court briefs here.

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Fifth Circuit Briefs in State of Texas v. Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas

Here: Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Brief Amicus Brief Supporting Tribe Texas Brief Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon

Here: Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply Prior posts here.

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Federal Circuit Reinstates Tucker Act Claim re: Keepseagle Settlement

Here is the opinion in LaBatte v . United States. Briefs: LaBatte Brief US Brief Reply Lower court materials here. D.C. Circuit proceedings here.

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Udall Requests Kavanaugh Records on Native American Issues

From the press release: Udall Requests Kavanaugh Records on Native American Issues Seeks all records pertaining to Kavanaugh’s involvement with Native American issues during tenure as Staff Secretary and White House Counsel WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.), … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Rejects Gila River Indian Community Reimbursement Claims against VA

Here is the opinion in Gila River Indian Community v. Dept. of Veterans Affairs. Briefs here.

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Tenth Circuit Dismisses Objectors’ Appeal of Pojoaque Valley Water Settlement

Here is the opinion in State of New Mexico v. Aamodt. Briefs: Answering Brief for the United States of America Appellant’s Consolidated Reply Brief to Appellees’ and Appellees in Intervention’s Briefs Appellant’s Opening Brief Appellant’s Supplemental Brief Pursuant to the Court’s … Continue reading

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