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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. Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potowatomi Legal Intern, Fulton, MI. Work up to 10 hours per … Continue reading

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Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women as a Step Toward Empowerment – Event

Link to the announcement here TOGETHER WE ARE STRONGER: Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women as a Step Towards Empowerment SAVE THE DATE Wednesday, March 15, 2017 10:30 a.m. Salvation Army 221 E 52nd St. (Downstairs Room) New York, NY 10022 … 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. Hualapai Nation Associate Judge. NEW Closing date: 3/2/2017. National Indian Education Association (NIEA) Tribal Education … Continue reading

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Tribal Protection Order Webinar Series

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, the Tribal Law and Policy Institute, and the National Congress of American Indians are hosting a webinar series on tribal protection orders. Each webinar will be 30 minutes with additional time … Continue reading

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NCAI Staff Attorney Job Opening

Link to job announcement here.

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NCAI, Huy, NARF Amici Briefing in SCOTUS RLUIPA Appeal

Download amici curiae here. Link to previous postings here.

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Indigenous Women’s Movements to End Violence Against American Indian, Alaska Native, and Aboriginal Women

The Alaska Native Women’s Resource Center, Indian Law Resource Center, National Congress of American Indians, National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center, and Native Women’s Association of Canada are co-sponsoring an event to  be held during the NGO-Forum of the Commission on … Continue reading

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New BIA Rights-of-Way Regulations: Webinar on Significant Opportunities for Indian Country

On November 17th the Department of the Interior published a final rule on Rights-of-Way on Indian Lands. The new regulations go into effect on December 21, 2015 and will have a substantial impact throughout Indian Country, particularly in eliminating state … Continue reading

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How Lack of Tribal Access to Databases Contributed to Tragic School Shooting

Full article here. Excerpts from the article: A flawed reporting system between tribes and outside authorities allowed a man to buy a handgun later used by his son to kill four classmates and himself in Washington state — a problem … Continue reading

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NCAI Press Release: Tribal Governments Able to Take Criminal Action on Non-Indians

Tribal Governments Able to Take Criminal Action on Non-Indians Washington, DC- On March 7, 2015, Tribal governments may elect to begin exercising jurisdiction over non-Indians who commit crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, or violate a protection order against a … Continue reading

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