Tag Archives: Navajo Nation

Navajo Nation Contract Gaming Atty RFP

Navajo DOJ is seeking a Contract Gaming Attorney. Through Navajo DOJ, the Attorney will provide legal services to the Navajo Nation Gaming Regulatory Office (NNGRO) working primarily on amendments, negotiations and implementations of the Arizona and New Mexico Tribal State … Continue reading

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Determination of Indian Child Case out of New Mexico Court of Appeals

Here. Based on the difficulties CYFD experienced in receiving evidence on Mother’s lineage and the Navajo Nation’s determination that Children are ineligible, we hold that Children are not eligible for enrollment with the Navajo Nation. Nevertheless, Father asserts that the … Continue reading

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News Profile of Navajo Voting Issues

Here is “Going Postal: How All-Mail Voting Thwarts Navajo Voters” from In These Times.

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Active Efforts and Burden of Proof ICWA Case out of NM Court of Appeals

Here. The court held that the burden for active efforts is clear and convincing evidence. In addition, that active efforts consists of more than reasonable efforts, citing to the 2015 Guidelines and other state court decisions. In this case, the … Continue reading

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Navajo Nation Motion for Intervention and Motion to Dismiss in ICWA Goldwater Litigation

Intervention motion here. Motion to dismiss here. Additional documents in A.D. v. Washburn here.

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Navajo Nation Amicus Brief in Harris v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission

Here: Navajo Amicus Brief in Harris v Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission

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Ninth Circuit Oral Argument in Window Rock Unified School District v. Nez (Formerly Reeves)

Here. Briefs and lower court materials here.

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JOB OPENING: Navajo Nation seeks Government and Legislative Affairs Associate for Washington, D.C. Office

The Navajo Nation Washington Office seeks a motivated and experienced government and legislative affairs associate to join our team. As an integral part of the Navajo Nation’s advocacy team in the Nation’s capital, you will conduct, review and provide analysis … Continue reading

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Navajo Nation DOJ Job Posting

 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL POSITION TAX AND FINANCE UNIT NAVAJO NATION DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE The Navajo Nation Department of Justice is seeking an energetic and motivated Assistant Attorney General to manages a component “Tax and Finance Unit” The qualified applicant will … Continue reading

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Job Posting: Navajo Nation Assistant Attorney General

Here The Navajo Nation Department of Justice is seeking an energetic and motivated Assistant Attorney General to manages a component “Tax and Finance Unit” The qualified applicant will provide legal advice and representation to various programs, departments and divisions of … Continue reading

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