Tag Archives: Ho-Chunk Nation

Stockbridge-Munsee/Ho-Chunk Nation/Wisconsin Gaming Compact Dispute Dismissed as Moot

Here are the materials in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 8 motion for pi 27 state response 37 ho-chunk response 39 reply 57 ho-chunk motion for judgment on pleadings 58 stockbridge opposition 62 reply 67 dct order

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Wisconsin Appellate Court Rules in Favor of Protecting Ward Mound Burial Effigy Group

Here are the materials in Wingra Redi-Mix Inc. d/b/a Wingra Stone Company v. Burial Sites Preservation Board: Wingra Brief Ho Chunk Nation Brief Burial Sites Preservation Board Brief Wingra Reply Wisc COA Opinion And here are the materials in the companion case Wingra … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Friends Committee on National Legislation Congressional Advocate on Native American Policy, Washington, D.C. This is a … Continue reading

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Stockbridge-Munsee Sues Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Over Gaming

Here are the materials so far in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wisc.): FINAL COMPLAINT FINAL HOLSEY AFF FINAL MEMORANDUM FINAL Motion for PI FINAL STATEMENT OF FACTS

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Ho-Chunk Nation’s Wittenberg Expansion Facts

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Federal Court Refuses to Vacate Sentence of Man Convicted of Bribing Ho-Chunk Nation Leaders

Here are the materials in Whiteagle v. United States (W.D. Wis.): 1-motion-to-vacate-sentence 4-opposition 6-reply 11-dct-order An excerpt: In August 2012, after an 8-day trial, a jury found petitioner Timothy Whiteagle guilty of twelve counts relating to bribing and conspiring to … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California General Counsel, Tribal Council, Gardnerville, CA. Ho-Chunk Nation Staff … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses American Indian Arts and Crafts Act Claim for Lack of Article III Standing

Here are the materials in Native American Arts v. Peter Stone Co. (N.D. Ill.): 250 Peter Stone Motion for Summary J on Standing 267 Peter Stone Motion for Summary J 271-1 Native American Arts Motion for Summary J 279 Native … Continue reading

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Ho-Chunk Nation Also Seeks Tribal Attorney

Here. Job description here: HCN Tribal Attorney position

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Commentary on Two Different (Unpublished) Notice Cases from California

On average we receive around a case a day out of California that mentions ICWA, and usually in the notice context. We don’t post all of them, and the vast majority of them are unpublished. But over the last couple … Continue reading

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