Tag Archives: Navajo Nation

RFP for Education-Related Legal Services to Navajo Nation

The Navajo Nation seeks education-related legal assistance in planning, organizing, drafting and finalizing Navajo Nation Educational Codes, policies, and standards that will facilitate the Nation’s development of a Tribal Education Agency.  Respondent’s work must be conducted consistent with Public Law … Continue reading

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Navajo Nation RFP for Law Enforcement-Related Legal Services

The Navajo Nation seeks advice and recommendations on how to develop a nationally accredited uniform Use of Force Policy for the Navajo Division of Public Safety (NDPS) and its law enforcement departments and officers.   NDPS wishes to revise its current … Continue reading

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Colorado gold mine is one of the EPA’s new Superfund pollution sites

A Colorado gold mine that spilled more than 3 million gallons of wastewater into western rivers was among nearly a dozen sites added Wednesday to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Superfund National Priorities List. HERE. Prior posts on the Gold King … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Holds FBI Officer Cannot Authenticate Navajo Membership Document or CDIB

Here is the unpublished opinion in United States v. PMB, Juvenile Male. Oral argument video here. We posted on this case here and here.

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Navajo Nation Seeks Proposals Structuring a Corporate Entity

Here is the formal request (2016.9.2 – Ec Development_Final RFP): The Navajo Nation Department of Justice seeks outside counsel assistance in structuring a corporate entity aimed at attracting manufacturing industries to the Navajo Nation that have been outsourced overseas by … Continue reading

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Former Navajo Nation Leaders’ Criminal Sentencing

Here is the news coverage. And a pleading from one of the defendants, Johnny Naize: 99152130_v 1_Petition for Leniency including Exhibits A B

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Navajo Nation Seeks Proposals to Assist with Claims for Unpaid Contract Support Costs

Here: The Navajo Nation Department of Justice seeks outside counsel assistance in pursuing the Navajo Nation’s claims for unpaid contract support costs from P.L. 93-638 contracts entered into with the Indian Health Service (IHS).  This would include developing claims for … Continue reading

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Navajo Nation DOJ Seeks Proposals to Assist with Passage of Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Agreement

Here: Legislative and Lobbying Legal Services to assist with the introduction and passage of legislation to implement the Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Agreement (NUWRSA) approved by the Navajo Nation Council in January 2016.  The NUWRSA provides for the quantification … Continue reading

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Harvard Researchers to Lead New Council of Economic Advisors for the Navajo Nation

Link to press release from Office of President and Vice President here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Jensen v. EXC Inc.

Link to docket page here. Link to previous materials and coverage here.

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