Category Archives: judges

Clerkships with Washington Supreme Court accepting applications.

Here.

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Judge Kavanaugh’s Indian Law Record [Updated]

The judge nominated to replace Justice Kennedy, Brett Kavanaugh, is a D.C. Circuit judge, originally nominated by President Bush in 2006. He has written one opinion in an Indian law case, Vann v. Dept. of Interior (vann v doi), plus … Continue reading

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High Country News: “Why Justice Anthony Kennedy wasn’t good for Indian Country The retiring Supreme Court justice leaves a legacy of anti-tribal votes.”

Here.

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Reflections on Justice Kennedy’s Indian Law Legacy

My most enduring memory of Justice Kennedy is no doubt watching him lean over the bench, red faced and angry, screaming/yelling/lecturing at Neal Katyal during the Dollar General oral argument. I concluded then, if I hadn’t already before that moment … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Kirsten Matoy Carlson on Eighth Circuit Judge Diana Murphy

In Remembrance: Judge Diana Murphy Last month, Indian country lost a powerful advocate and friend, the Honorable Diana E. Murphy of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Judge Murphy was the first woman appointed to the Court … Continue reading

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Senate Judiciary Committee Minority Report on Judicial Nominations

Here: judiciary-dems-final-judges-report-5.10.18-

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Profile of 9th Circuit Judge Ronald M. Gould

Here’s my profile of Judge Gould, from the April Federal Lawyer.

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Awaiting the Culverts Argument

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Ninth Circuit Judge Alex Kozinski to Immediately Retire

From WaPo, here.

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News Profile on Judge Abby Abinanti

From Rebecca Clarren of InvestigateWest, here is “NATIVE AMERICAN JUDGE SHOWS PEACEMAKING COURTS OFFER A MODEL FOR REFORM.”

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