Tag Archives: Navajo Nation

NYTs Profile of Navajo Nation’s Bid to Purchase Recently-Bankrupt Remington Gun Company to Bring Biz to the Reservation (and force the company to invest in smart gun tech)

Here. An excerpt: The Navajo Nation’s plan for Remington was novel: It intended to shift the company away from its consumer business, including curtailing the sale of the AR-15-style weapons frequently used in mass shootings, to focus on police and … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in New Mexico Public Service Co. v. Barboan

Yesterday’s order list is here. Case materials are here.

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Texas v. Zinke (ICWA Challenge) April Update

There were some thirty entries on the Texas v. Zinke docket this month. Relevant documents are on the case page. Since our last update, the feds filed another motion to dismiss. The plaintiffs’ seperated into private and state parties for … Continue reading

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Salt Lake Tribune Editorial: “It’s time for San Juan County’s white residents to speak up for their American Indian neighbors”

Here. Try going through google news if the link doesn’t work.

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Esquire News Profile of Ashlynne Mike Disappearance

Here is “The Delay: After an 11-year-old Navajo girl was kidnapped, her family and friends sprang into action to find her. Why did it take so long for law enforcement to join them?“

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Cert Opposition Brief in N.M. Public Service Co. v. Barboan & Navajo

Here: cert opposition[Navajo] US Cert Opp Cert petition here.

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RFP for Child Support Attorney at Navajo Nation

Here

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Federal Court Allows Navajo Gold King Mine Spill Claims against Operator to Continue

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

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Ninth Circuit Briefing in A.D. v. Washburn (Tahsuda)(Goldwater Case)

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

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Tribal Opposition to Trump Administration’s Motion to Change Venue in Bears Ears Matter to Utah

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.

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