Category Archives: cultural resources
Here: NMA Petition Question presented: Can Congress’s delegation to the Department of the Interior of withdrawal authority over large tracts of land survive without the legislative veto right that Congress included as a check on the exercise of that authority? Lower court materials here.
New York Times Op-Ed: After dams were built on the river starting in 1912, the salmon were blocked. Today the only “c’iyaals hoches” (salmon runs) are enacted by the Klamath Tribes, whose members carry carved cedar salmon on a 300-mile … Continue reading →
It’s was a month ago, but here goes: 1 CA-CV 16-0521 Hopi v. AZ Snowbowl Thanks to D.C. for sending this along. Briefs here.
Here is “‘Decolonizing’ Roller Derby? Team Indigenous Takes Up the Challenge.”
Sarah Krakoff has posted “Public Lands, Conservation, and the Possibility of Justice” on SSRN. The paper is forthcoming in the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review. Here is the abstract: On December 28, 2016, President Obama issued a proclamation designating … Continue reading →
Federal Court Rejects Trappers/Hunters Effort to Dismiss Challenge to Federal Implementation of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (Rule 19!)
Here are the materials in Wildearth Guardians v. United States Fish & Wildlife Service (D. Mont.): 75 Motion to Dismiss 79 Federal Response 80 Wildearth Guardians Response 84 Reply 94 DCT Order
Andrew Rome has published “Black Snake on the Periphery: The Dakota Access Pipeline and Tribal Jurisdictional Sovereignty” in the North Dakota Law Review.
Here: Protect Our Communities Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Tribe Answer Brief Lower court materials here.