Tag Archives: Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas

Materials in Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas ICRA Habeas Matter

Here are the materials so far in Darnell v. Merchant (D. Kan.): 1 Habeas Petition 10 DCT Order to Show Cause 12 Motion to Disqualify Counsel 15 Response to 1 & 10 16 Response to 12 18 Reply in Support … Continue reading

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Ex-Tribal Treasurer Sentenced to 18 Months in Kickapoo Tribal Court

Download(PDF): Sentencing Order Link: News of verdict in Topeka Capital-Journal

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Kickapoo Indian Reservation Water Right Settlement Agreement

Download (PDF): Settlement Agreement and Memorandum of Understanding Links: Kan. Dept. of Agriculture Kansas Reaches Water Rights Agreement With Kickapoo Tribe (9/9/16) Kickapoo Indian Reservation Water Right Settlement Agreement (9/14/16) Previous posts

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FTCA Claim against US for Alleged Negligence of Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas Employee Dismissed on Jurisdiction Grounds

Here are the materials in Dinger v. United States (D. Kan.): DCT Order Granting USA Motion USA Motion to Dismiss Dinger Opposition USA Reply An excerpt: Plaintiff Tammy Dinger brought suit under the Federal Tort Claims Act, alleging that her … Continue reading

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Kickapoo Court Dismisses Charges against Tribal Elected Officials

Here is the news coverage. An excerpt: In her decision handed down on March 12, Judge Wahwassuck found: 1. The Plaintiffs (have) failed to carry their burden of establishing that the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas and/or its agents (the Defendants … Continue reading

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Kansas COA Affirms Tribal Authority to Adjudicate Kickapoo Tribal Member Land Disputes

Here is the opinion. An excerpt: Nancy Sue Bear claims the Brown County District Court did not have jurisdiction to dissolve the family partnership and then partition and order the sale of real estate that she and her family, all … Continue reading

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