Category Archives: Education

Tenth Circuit Decides Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town v. United States

Here is the opinion in Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town v. United States. Briefs here.

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CalMatters: “Native American tribes clash with UC over bones of their ancestors”

Here.

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Sacred Dakota peace pipe sells for $40,000 — and buyer gives it back to Minnesota tribe

Story is HERE.

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Federal Court Holds Federal Claims Act Suits against Section 17 Corporations are Suits against the Tribal Owner

Here are the materials in Cain v. Salish Kootenai College (D. Mont.): 90 CSKT Amicus Brief 92 SKC Motion to Dismiss 102 Cain Response 106 Reply 108 DCT Order This case is on remand from the CA9.

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University of Michigan President Accepts Recommendations on Burt Lake UM Biological Station

Here is the letter, along with the report: Burt Lake Letter and Report This is a big deal. Chi-miigwetch to Joe Gone and John Petoskey for leading the way.    

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“’They don’t belong’: police called on Native American teens on college tour”

Here.

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Director of Native Education Position Open for Washington State

Here.

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Pipeline to Law Workshop at ASU (Aug. 1-5, 2018)

Here (PDF): Pipeline to Law Workshop at ASU

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Indian Students’ Claims against BIE School at Havasupai Survive Motion to Dismiss

Here are the materials in Stephen C. v. Bureau of Indian Education (D. Ariz.): 69 BIE Motion to Dismiss 76 Response 78 Havasupai Tribe Amicus Brief 82 Society of Indian Psychologists Amicus Brief 92 BIE Reply 100 DCT Order Complaint … Continue reading

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NIEA Statement on Oklahoma Teacher Strike

Here: Washington, DC: In response to the teacher strike unfolding in Oklahoma, NIEA President Dr. Jolene Bowman released the following statement: “All students deserve a quality education regardless of what state they reside in. In the state of Oklahoma, over … Continue reading

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