Tag Archives: National Native American Bar Association

NNABA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES BAR REVIEW SCHOLARSHIP

WWW.NATIVEAMERICANBAR.ORG For Immediate Release, January 10, 2018 Contact: Lauren van Schilfgaarde lauren@tlpi.org or Colleen Lamarre colleen.lamarre@pillsburylaw.com NNABA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES BAR REVIEW SCHOLARSHIP PHOENIX — The National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) Foundation is excited to announce the second year of … Continue reading

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NNABA Foundation Announces Bar Review Scholarship

The National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) Foundation is excited to announce the second year of its Bar Review Scholarship Program.  NNABA Foundation will award at least ten (10) $1,500 scholarships. To advance our mission to foster the development of … Continue reading

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NNABA Foundation 2017 Bar Review Scholarship Recipients

Here (featuring two of my current or former students!): The National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) Foundation is proud to announce its 2017 Bar Review Scholarship Recipients. The NNABA Foundation received an impressive pool of applications from Native American students … Continue reading

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NNABA Foundation Announces Bar Review Scholarships

Link: Foundation Scholarships PHOENIX — The National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) Foundation is excited to announce its Bar Review Scholarship Program. NNABA Foundation will award at least ten (10) $1,500 scholarships. The NNABA Foundation is partnering with regional American … Continue reading

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NNABA Employment Opportunities

Each opportunity below will be posted on the NNABA website at nativeamericanbar.org Indian Law/Tribal Law Opportunities: Ethics & Rules Committee (PDF), Three Affiliated Tribes, Mandan, ND (Open until filled) Associate Judge (PDF), Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, Winnebago NE (Open until filled) … Continue reading

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National Native American Bar Association Issues Formal Ethics Opinion on Duties of Advocates in Tribal Disenrollment Proceedings

Here is ethics opinion number 1: “Duties of Tribal Court Advocates to Ensure Due Process  Afforded to All Individuals Targeted for Disenrollment”: National Native American Bar Association Formal Ethics Opinion No. 1 This follows up an earlier resolution from NNABA. … Continue reading

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National NABA resolution Requesting Federal Civil Rights Investigation Into Death of Christina Dawn Tahhahwah in City of Lawton, Oklahoma Jail

Here: 2015-04-09 2015-05 NNABA Resolution Comanche

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National Native American Bar Association Resolution on Indian Law in State Bar Exams

Here. An excerpt: NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the National Native American Bar Association hereby urges all states to include or maintain Indian law on their respective bar examinations, especially those states with large Indian populations such as Alaska, … Continue reading

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National NABA Issues Resolution Declaring Lawyers Assisting Tribal Disenrollment without Due Process are in Violation of the Ethical Rules

Here. An excerpt: WHEREAS, Native Americans’ right of tribal citizenship is being increasingly divested or restricted without equal protection at law or due process of law, or any effective remedy for the violation of such rights, most commonly through a … Continue reading

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National Native American Bar Association Study Released

WWW.NATIVEAMERICANBAR.ORG For Immediate Release, April 6, 2015 Contact: Mary L. Smith (202) 236-0339 NNABA RELEASES HISTORIC RESEARCH STUDY OF NATIVE AMERICAN ATTORNEYS Phoenix, AZ. — Today, the National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) and NNABA Foundation released the results of … Continue reading

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