Tag Archives: Navajo Nation
Here are the relevant materials in State of New Mexico v. EPA (D.N.M.): 102 er motion to dismiss navajo complaint 115 navajo response 120 er reply 123 dct on er motion to dismiss
This is the appeal of the dismissal of the case in the federal District of Arizona purporting to represent all Native children in foster care in Arizona and their non-Indian foster parents or adoptive placements. The Goldwater Institute appealed the … Continue reading →
Here is the pleading in Hopi Tribe v. Trump (D.D.C.): Doc. 26 Plaintiffs’ Opposition to Federal Defendants’ Motion to Transfer 2018-02-01 The motion is here.
Here is the motion in Hopi Tribe et al v. Donald J. Trump et al, 17-cv-02590 (D.D.C.): 21 – Federal Defendants’ Motion to Transfer Case to the District of Utah Link: Case Archive
Here is the case page. 20_Opening Brief_09-01-2017 40_AZResponse 41_GilaNavajoResponse 42_USResponse And yes, the case caption should eventually change–Carter et. al. v. Tahsuda et. al. is how the U.S. brief is captioned.
The plaintiffs in the ICWA suit out of the federal court in Texas asked for time to file an amended complaint. It’s here. Case page is here. Additional state parties are Indiana and Louisiana. Additional children involved are from White … Continue reading →
Here is the complaint in Hopi Tribe et al. v. Trump (D.D.C.): Doc. 1 Complaint Update on the parallel suit involving Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument: Wilderness Society v. Trump is here
Opinion here. The Colorado Court disagrees with holdings in Montana and Michigan on the same issue–what does a qualified expert witness have to say for it to count under 25 U.S.C. 1912(f). Congress’s primary reason for requiring qualified expert testimony … Continue reading →