Category Archives: News

NYTs: “In ‘Paradigm Shift,’ Trudeau Announces Talks on Indigenous People’s Rights”

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Boston Globe: “Warren addresses claims of Native American heritage”

Here. And: “Read the text of Elizabeth Warren’s speech to Native American group“

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WSJ: “Trump’s Pick to Run Indian Health Service, Cited for Business Savvy, Had Financial Struggles”

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Turtle Talk Indian Law News: Criminal Justice

Criminal injustice. Police officers who flocked to Standing Rock to crush Indian protesters are giving each other awards. An all-white jury acquitted of murder a white farmer in Saskatchewan who shot and killed a young aboriginal man with car trouble who … Continue reading

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Carla Pratt to be Dean of Washburn Law School

Here. From the law school’s website: Pratt brings more than 20 years of experience to Washburn Law, including serving as law professor and associate dean for academic affairs at Dickinson Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and practicing law as a commercial litigator … Continue reading

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EdWeek Commentary: “The Bureau of Indian Education Is Broken”

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Op Ed by Washington State Rep. J.T. Wilcox on Culverts Case

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NYTs: “Indians in the Hamptons Stake Claim to a Tiny Eel With a Big Payday”

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DOI Contingency Plans for Operations in the Absence of Appropriations

Links: https://www.doi.gov/shutdown Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs (ASIA) Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)  Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) … Continue reading

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Elie Mystal Commentary on Trump’s Moves to Undo the Consumer Financial Protection Act

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