Tag Archives: Indian Civil Rights Act

Julia Stinson on Disenrollment as Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Julia M. Stinson has posted “When Tribal Disenrollment Becomes Cruel and Unusual” on SSRN. The article is forthcoming in the Nebraska Law Review. Here is the abstract: In the past two decades, Native American tribes have disenrolled—permanently removed from tribal … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Briefs in Lakke v. Turning Stone Resort Casino [Paganist’s Religious Freedom Claims under ICRA]

Here: Opening Brief Answer Brief

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Grant Christensen on ICRA and Banishment

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

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Materials in Emm v. Yerington Paiute Tribe [med mal]

Here: 3 Magistrate Report 4 DCT Order 5 Pro Se Complaint

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FBA Indian Law Conference ICRA Panel

Karla General, Angela Riley, Terri Smith, Se-ah-dom Edmo, and Josh Clause

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Federal Court Declines to Suppress Statements Made by Criminal Suspect to Tribal Police

Here are the materials in United States v. Gillette (D.S.D.): 32 Motion to Suppress Statements 33 Motion to Suppress Guilty Plea 36 US Response 45 Objection 44 Magistrate Report 47 DCT Order

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Tavares v. Whitehouse Cert Petition Denied

Here is today’s order list. Cert stage materials here.

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Federal Court Dismisses Former Tribal Employee’s ICRA Claims

Here are the materials in Munoz v. Barona Band of Mission Indians (S.D. Cal.): 4-1 Motion to Dismiss 5 Response 7 Reply 10 DCT Order

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UNM’s ICRA Symposium March 8-9, 2018

Here’s a link to the web page that we’ve established for people interested in registering for the upcoming UNM symposium titled “50 Years of the Indian Civil Rights Act: Protection and Denial of the Civil Rights of Native Americans.” The … Continue reading

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Tribal Law Journal Call for Papers — ICRA Symposium

Here: Call for Papers Deadline for this Issue is December 15, 2017. The symposium announcement is here. The Tribal Law Journal blog is here. The Tribal Law Journal is here.

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