Category Archives: tribal courts

Cherokee Nation Says Recent 10th Cir. Decision Supports Tribal Court Jurisdiction Over Drugmakers

Download(PDF) brief in the matter of McKesson Corp. et al. v. Hembree et al., 17-cv-00323 (D. Okla.): Doc. 107 – Supplemental Memorandum of Defendant Attorney General Todd Hembree In Opposition to Plaintiffs’ Motion for a Preliminary Injunction Links: Previous posts, Murphy … Continue reading

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NCJFCJ & NAICJA Webinar on Planning a Healing to Wellness Court

Link: Announcement and registration Planning a Healing to Wellness Court: Inspiration and Vision to Get Started Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 12 pm PT/1 pm MT/2 pm CT/3 pm ET (90 minutes)

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Federal Court Orders Indian Prisoner to Add Charging Tribe to Suit in ICRA Habeas Action

Here is the order in Talk v. Southern Ute Detention Center (D.N.M.): 8 DCT Order

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Osage Nation Supreme Court Decision in Separation of Powers Issue Redux

Here is the opinion in Standing Bear v. Pratt: SCO-2016-01 Standing Bear v Pratt Slip Opinion 8-11-17 Prior case here.

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Prairie Island Indian Community Job Opportunities

Here: Request for Proposals Appellate Judge 2017 Request for Proposals Election Legal Services 2017 Request for Proposals Tribal Court Associate Judge

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French v. Starr Cert Petition

Here: Cert Petition Lower court materials here.

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Eighth Circuit Enjoins Pursuit of Tribal Remedies in Minerals Royalties Dispute

Here is the opinion in Enerplus Resources (USA) Corporation v. Wilkinson. Materials here.

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Federal Court Orders Mushroom Company to Keep Exhausting Tribal Remedies

Here are the materials in Rincon Mushroom Corporation of America v. Mazzetti (S.D. Cal.): 83-1 Motion to Reopen 84 Response 91 Reply 92-1 Second Motion to Reopen 93 Response 94 Reply 95 DCT Order Prior posts here.

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NCJFCJ & NAICJA Webinar on Trauma-Informed Court Systems in Tribal Communities

Download(PDF): Announcement Link: Registration Trauma-Informed Court Systems Thursday, July 27, 2017 at  12 pm PT / 1 pm MT / 2 pm CT / 3 pm ET

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Cherokee Nation Briefs Asserting Tribal Court Jurisdiction Over Drug Makers

Here are the materials in the matter of McKesson Corp. et al. v. Hembree et al., 17-cv-00323 (D. Okla.): Doc. 86 – Memorandum of Defendant Attorney General Todd Hembree in Opposition to Plaintiffs’ Motion for a Preliminary Injunction Doc. 95 – … Continue reading

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