Category Archives: tribal courts
From Planet Jackson Hole, “Tipping the Scales: While challenging imbalances of representation in law and politics, a wave of indigenous women are rising into power within their communities.” Profiles include Deb Haaland, Terri Smith, and Affie Ellis.
Here are the materials in Delebreau v. Danforth (E.D. Wis.): 39 motion to dismiss 45 response 48 opposition 49 reply 56 dct order
North Dakota State Court Declines Jurisdiction over Bank’s Foreclosure of Trust Land at Turtle Mountain
Here is the opinion in Turtle Mountain State Bank v. Delorme: Rolette County District Court Order
Federal Court Dismisses Gaming Developer’s State Law Claims against Apache Tribe, Orders Tribal Court Exhaustion in Others
Here are the materials in FSS Development Company LLC v. Apache Tribe of Oklahoma (W.D. Okla.): 21 motion to stay 22 motion to dismiss 25 response 26 reply 31 dct order
Here are the relevant materials in Becker v. Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation (D. Utah): 134 becker motion for sanctions 146 tribal parties motion for sanctions 154 dct order denying becker motion for sanctions 155 dct … Continue reading →
Grant Christensen has posted “Civil Rights Notes: American Indians and Banishment, Jury Trials, and the Doctrine of Lenity,” forthcoming in the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal. The syllabus: Indian defendants appearing before tribal courts are not protected by … Continue reading →
Here: Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa
Here is the unpublished opinion in Oviatt v. Reynolds. Briefs: opening brief response brief reply
Washington State Attorney General Opinion Requested on Enforcing Out of State & Tribal Protective Orders
Comments are open. Here’s the info.