Tag Archives: Mescalero Apache Tribe

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. Bora Lasking Faculty of Law at Lakehead University (2) Limited Term Faculty, Ontario, CA. Term … Continue reading

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Job Posting for Mescalero Apache Tribal Chief Judge

Here, see page 40.

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Mescalero Apache Public Defender RFP

Here: Proposal Request for Public Defender Services The Mescalero Apache Tribe is seeking proposals to provide Public Defender Services to the Mescalero Tribal Court for criminal cases. SUMMARY: The Mescalero Apache Tribal Court is a court of general jurisdiction addressing … Continue reading

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New Mexico Court of Appeals Decision on State Worker’s Comp Jurisdiction in Indian Country

Here is the opinion in Antonio v. Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort. An excerpt: Michael Antonio (Worker) appeals from  an order of dismissal entered by the Workers’ Compensation Administration (WCA) for lack of subject matter jurisdiction.  On appeal, Worker … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Upholds Criminal Restitution in Dolan v. U.S.

Here is the opinion, issued today (5-4). The petitioner is a member of the Mescalero Apache Tribe. Prior postings with briefs here.

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SCT Oral Argument Transcript in Dolan v. United States

Here. The briefs are here.

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Oral Argument Tuesday in Supreme Court Criminal Restitution Case Involving Mescalero Apache Indian

Here are the briefs from the ABA website: Merit briefs Brief for Petitioner Brian Russell Dolan Brief for Respondent United States Reply Brief for Petitioner Brian Russell Dolan Amicus briefs Brief for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers in … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Grants Cert in Criminal Restitution Case Involving Mescalero Apache Man

From Indianz: The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a restitution case involving a member of Mescalero Apache Nation of New Mexico. Brian Russell Dolan pleaded guilty to a violent attack on the reservation. He was sentenced to prison time and … Continue reading

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