Tag Archives: Lower Brule Sioux Tribe

ProPublica: “Your $20 Million Loan Went Bust? The Trump Team Has a Job For You”

Here. An excerpt: The IG report concluded that the loan guarantee “departed from” department guidelines but didn’t find any criminal violations. A federal grand jury investigated the episode, according to a spokeswoman for the IG, but did not hand up … 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. Ho-Chunk Nation Tribal Prosecutor (originally posted 9/8/17), Black River Falls, W.I. The position hours are Monday-Friday 8 … 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. Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Tribal Court Public Defender, Lower Brule, S.D. The chosen applicant will have … Continue reading

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Audit of Cooperative Agreement Between the Bureau of Reclamation and the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe

Link: Memorandum The audit identified a total of $1,440,748 in questioned costs, as well as the need for increased oversight by USBR. OIG offers six recommendations to help USBR resolve the questioned costs and improve its operations with LBST. USBR agreed … Continue reading

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OIG Audit Questions More than $1.4M in Expenditures by Lower Brule Sioux Tribe under Bureau of Reclamation Contract

Here is the audit page, and the audit itself. From the description: We audited the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe’s (LBST) interim incurred costs on Cooperative Agreement No. R95AV60020 with the Bureau of Reclamation (USBR). The agreement was issued by USBR … 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. National Indian Gaming Commission Financial Analyst, Washington D.C.  Closes 10/13/2016. Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Public … Continue reading

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Public Defender Vacancy with Lower Brule Sioux Tribe

The chosen applicant will: Have a law degree from an ABA accredited law school and be a member in good standing of the bar of any state (South Dakota licensure preferred) Must never have been convicted of a felony Must … Continue reading

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Vulture Fund Files to Hold U.S. Liable for Lower Brule Sioux’s Debt

Here are materials in Great American Life Ins. Co. v. U.S. DOI, 16-cv-00699 ( S.D. Ohio): Doc. 1 – Complaint for Declaratory, Injunctive, and Other Relief Interior Board of Indian Appeals Order Affirming Decision Updated Materials: 10 US Motion to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rejects Jurisdiction over Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Internal Disputes

Here are the materials in Wright v. Langdeau (D.S.D.): 12 Motion for TRO 15 Langdeau Motion to Dismiss 15-4 Tribal Court Order 19 US Motion to Dismiss 20 DCT Order

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Split Eighth Circuit Affirms Drug Conviction of Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Member

Here is the opinion in United States v. Long.

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