Tag Archives: Federal Lawyer

Attorney Alan Stay on the Culverts Decision

Here. My colleague Alan Stay was integrally involved in bringing the first treaty habitat case in U.S. v. WA, so this article makes for an interesting read.

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Professor Tsosie on Indigenous Identity & Sports Mascots

Professor Tsosie’s excellent Federal Lawyer article on identity and sports mascots is available below. Her longer law review article on these subjects is available here. Tsosie Fed Lawyer Art on Mascots As one of the curators of the Indian law … Continue reading

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Two New Indian Law Articles in the Federal Lawyer

Here: Tribes, Same-Sex Marriage, and Obergefell v. Hodges: Tweedy on Same Sex Marriage Implementing VAWA 2013: Leonhard on Implementing VAWA

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Jessica Intermill on Federal Statutes of General Applicability

Jessica Intermill has published “Competing Sovereigns: Circuit Courts’ Varied Approaches to Federal Statutes in Indian Country” in the September 2015 issue of the Federal Lawyer. The article details the Sixth Circuit’s varied approaches in Little River Band of Ottawa Indians … Continue reading

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Two Indian Law Articles in New Issue of Federal Lawyer

Here: Diversely Native Many federal Indian law professors have experienced some version of the following: We go to a law school to give a workshop on a specific aspect of federal Indian law and get a question along the lines … Continue reading

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2015 Indian Law Issue of the Federal Lawyer

The annual Indian Law issue of the Federal Lawyer — which includes an article on Native veterans-active duty servicemembers by Kate Fort and Peter Vicaire — is here: April 2015 Current Judicial Profiles  Hon. William D. Johnson Chief Judge, Umatilla … Continue reading

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Kate Fort & Peter Vicaire on Child Welfare and American Indian Active Duty Servicemembers and Veterans

Kathryn E. Fort and Peter S. Vicaire have posted “The Invisible Families: Child Welfare and American Indian Active Duty Servicemembers and Veterans,” forthcoming in the Federal Lawyer. The abstract: Child welfare issues as they involve Native military families are rarely discussed. … Continue reading

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Federal Law 2014 Indian Law Issue

Here. Judicial Profiles of Tribal Judges (!) Hon. Theresa M. Pouley Chief Judge, Tulalip Tribal Court Tulalip Indian Reservation, Tulalip, Wash. Hon. Elizabeth Ann Kronk Warner Acting Chief Judge, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians Court of Appeals And … Continue reading

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Federal Lawyer: 2013 Indian Law Issue

Here. Recognizing the Importance of Indian Law on State Bar Examinations In many areas of federal Indian law, practitioners must understand substantive principles coupled with the unique relationship between tribal nations and the United States at the federal and state … Continue reading

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FBA’s Federal Lawyer Publishes Annual Indian Law Issue

Here. The Potential Impact of the Growing Mobile Society on Tribal Identity (Venus McGhee Prince) When most Americans think of tribes in this country, they don’t think of modern Indians who may live next door and may look and act much … Continue reading

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