Tag Archives: Colorado River Indian Tribes

D.C. Circuit Rules in Tuttle v. Zinke — Upholds Interior Termination of Lease on CRIT Lands

Here is the order: Unpublished Order Briefs here.

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Federal Court Suppresses Defendant’s Statements to IHS Worker in Presence of Tribal Police

Here are the materials in United States v. Walsh (D. Ariz.): 34 Motion to Preclude 44 Response 46 Reply 90 DCT Suppression Order

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Arizona COA Holds ICWA Applies to Abandonment Proceedings

Here is the opinion in S.S. v. Stephanie H. (Ariz. Ct. App. — Div. 1). An excerpt: As Mother and the Tribes argue, ICWA’s plain language does not limit its scope to proceedings brought by state-licensed or public agencies. By … Continue reading

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Associate Judge Vacancy with Colorado River Indian Tribes

Download(PDF): Job Announcement  

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Federal Court Affirms BIA Effort to Evict Non-Indian Leaseholder at CRIT

Here are the materials in Tuttle v. Jewell (D.D.C.): 24-1 Tuttle Motion for Summary J 27 US Cross-Motion 29 US Motion to Strike Tuttle Motion 33 Tuttle Reply 34 Tuttle Opposition to Motion to Strike 36 US Reply 37 US … Continue reading

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Colorado River Indian Tribes Deputy Attorney General Posting

Download announcement here.

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Colorado River Indian Tribes Associate Judge Posting

Here: ASSOCIATE.JUDGE.ANNOUNCEMENT

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Deputy AG Vacancy With Colorado River Indian Tribes

Vacancy announcement here. Department: Criminal Prosecution Salary range: $65,000 to $75,000 depending on experience. For more information/questions: Rebecca A. Loudbear Attorney General Colorado River Indian Tribes Email: rloudbear@critdoj.com Phone: 928-669-1271

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Ninth Circuit Materials in French v. Starr

Here: French Opening Brief Tribe Answer Brief US Amicus Brief French Reply Brief California Letter Brief CRIT v Blythe Boat Club Opinion Lower court materials here. Documentary on the reservation here.

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Documentary on French v. Starr — Dispute over Tribal Jurisdiction at Colorado River Indian Reservation

Here is a documentary on CRIT’s eviction of squatters on the California side of its reservation. http://www.cctv-america.com/2015/05/08/the-guardians-of-the-mojave-desert. This issue was the subject of the lawsuit in French v. Starr which Turtle Talk covered. This documentary provides readers with the context behind that lawsuit

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