Tag Archives: Judge Brett Kavanaugh

NYT: Interest Groups [Alaska Native Tribes Mostly] Turn Up Pressure on Senators Before Kavanaugh Vote

From the New York Times “We view ourselves in solidarity with our native Hawaiian brothers and sisters,” said Richard J. Peterson, the president of the Tlingit and Haida Indian tribes. “The fact that he questions their validity tells us that … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Kate E. Fort, News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Judge Kavanaugh’s Indian Law Record [Updated]

The judge nominated to replace Justice Kennedy, Brett Kavanaugh, is a D.C. Circuit judge, originally nominated by President Bush in 2006. He has written one opinion in an Indian law case, Vann v. Dept. of Interior (vann v doi), plus … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, judges, Research, Supreme Court | Tagged ,