Tag Archives: Colville Confederated Tribes

Three Recent California ICWA Cases

Reported case on notice, where the social service agency attempted to fix the notice issues while the case was on appeal. Fourth District remanded for proper notice. An unreported case where the trial court refused to apply ICWA because of … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Kate E. Fort, Child Welfare, ICWA | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Colville Confederated Tribes Seeks In-House Attorneys

Here: The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, Office of the Reservation Attorney, seeks attorneys with experience and expertise in Indian Law and in working for a tribal government. Expertise in issues related to Tribal Governmental Law and Policy,  Water/Natural Resources Law, … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, jobs | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Federal Tort Claim Arising on Colville Job Site May Proceed against US

Here are the materials in Farmer v. United States (E.D. Wash.): 14 US Motion to Dismiss 22 Opposition 27 US Reply 34 DCT Order An excerpt: Plaintiff seeks to recover damages for injuries sustained as a result of alleged negligence … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Research | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

News Profile of Tribal Marriage Equality Initiatives

Here is “These Native-American Tribes Are Pioneering Marriage Equality:The Puyallup Tribe is the latest to join a growing list of Native-American tribes legalizing same-sex marriage, many in states that have banned it.”

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, News, Tribal Codes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Colville Job Announcements

Here: Associate Judge Chief Of Police Deputy CIO Job Announcement

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, jobs, tribal courts | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Colville Deputy Prosecutor Job Posting

Here: Deputy Prosecutor official HR POSTING 060914

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, jobs | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Attorney Job Postings — Colville, Fort Thompson, Pine Ridge

Here: Fort Thompson (Dakota Plains Legal Services): FTO Staff-Mg Atty Advertisement 01-29-14 Pine Ridge (Dakota Plains Legal Services): PRO Mg Atty Advertisement 01-29-14 Colville: Staff Attorney 2 positions

Posted in Announcements, Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, jobs | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Colville Seeks Chief Judge

Here is the announcement: Chief Judge JA  

Posted in Announcements, Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, jobs, tribal courts | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Tonasket v. Sargent Cert Stage Reply Brief

Here: Tonasket v Sargent Cert Stage Reply

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Research, sovereign immunity, taxation | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tonasket v. Sargent Cert Opposition Brief:

Here: Tonasket v Sargent Cert Opp The petition is here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Research, sovereign immunity, Supreme Court, taxation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment