Category Archives: cultural resources

Individual Native Hawaiian Complaint against Hawaii re: Telescope Plans on Mauna Kea

Here is the complaint in Amsterdam v. State of Hawai’i (D. Haw.): 1 Complaint

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Trapp v. Department of Correction Amicus Brief

Here: Trapp Amicus – Final

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NAPGRA Criminal Prosecution — Acquiring Indian Remains

Here are the materials in United States v. Beatty (S.D. Ohio): 1 Information 3 Elements of the Plea Agreement 10 Consent to Plead Guilty 13 Magistrate Report

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Federal Misdemeanor Information Alleging Impersonating an Indian Artist

Here is the paper in United States v. Whetstone (W.D. Mo.): 1 Information

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Ninth Circuit Decides Pit River Tribe v. Bureau of Land Management re: Medicine Lake Highlands

Here is the opinion. An excerpt from the court’s syllabus: The panel reversed the district court’s order granting judgment on the pleadings in an action brought by environmental organizations challenging the Bureau of Land Management’s continuation of 26 geothermal leases … Continue reading

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Federal Court Orders Cancellation of Washington Football Team’s Trademarks Registration

Here are the materials in Pro-Football, Inc. v. Blackhorse (E.D. Va.): 53 DCT Order on Briefing Schedule 56 Pro-Football Motion for Summary J on Constitutional Claims 71 Blackhorse Motion for Partial Summary J 100 Pro-Football Cross Motion 106 Blackhorse Second … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses NAGPRA Private Tort Claim against US

Here are the materials in Jensen v. National Park Service (D. Mass.): 24 NPS Motion to Dismiss 27 Opposition 28 DCT Order Dismissing Complaint

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Amici Press Release in Support of Sac & Fox Nation Cert Petition

Key Groups File Amicus Briefs in Support of Supreme Court Petition To Bring Jim Thorpe Home Members of Congress, Religious Organizations, NCAI Weigh In to Support Petition by Sac and Fox Nation and Thorpe’s Sons to Return His Remains to … Continue reading

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Amicus Briefs in Support of Cert Petition in Sac & Fox Nation v. Borough of Jim Thorpe

Here: 15-07-01 Members of Congress Amicus Brief (Sac & Fox Nation v. Borough, No. 14-1419) NCAI Amicus Brief 15-07-02 Religious Groups Amicus Brief (Sac & Fox Nation v. Borough, No. 14-1419) 15-07-02 Scholars Amicus Brief (Sac & Fox Nation v. … Continue reading

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NPR on Native Protests of Copper Mine in Arizona

Here is “Native Americans Protest Proposed Copper Mine In Arizona.”

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