Tag Archives: Nez Perce Tribe

Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Fond Du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Tribal Court Strategic Planning RFP. The consultant … Continue reading

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Nez Perce Tribe Seeks Public Defender

The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Law & Justice is recruiting for: PUBLIC DEFENDER HR-17-180 Applicant must provide evidence of a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited college of law, and of active membership in good standing in a State … Continue reading

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Nez Perce Tribe Seeks Chief Judge

The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Law & Justice is recruiting for: CHIEF JUDGE HR-17-179 full-time regular. This position requires a wide range of legal, administrative, management and budgetary skills. The Chief Judge presides over the Tribal Court, and hears, … Continue reading

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Yawwinma Nez Perce Rapid River Traditional Cultural Property

From Dan Rey-Bear: This historic and ongoing tribal fishing ground near Riggins, Idaho was just listed on the National Register of Historic Places, https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-06-07/pdf/2017-11737.pdf. For background, see the draft nomination form. From page 42 of the draft nomination: “For some … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Nez Perce Tribe Public Defender, must be admitted to at least one state bar, be able … Continue reading

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Staff Attorney Position with Nez Perce Tribe

STAFF ATTORNEY with relevant experience with land, water rights, and personnel matters, preferably on behalf of Indian tribes or other governments.  The Office of Legal Counsel provides the full range of legal services to the Nez Perce Tribe (Tribe), in … Continue reading

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Oregon CoA Affirms Illegal Hunting Conviction for Nez Perce Member

Download decision here. By using State v. Buchanon, 978 P.2d 1070 (Wash. 1999), the Oregon courts held that treaty hunting can only happen on traditional hunting grounds.  The bighorn sheep were taken on land south of the Powder River, which state witnesses testified … Continue reading

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Nez Perce Tribe Seeks Chief Judge

Nez Perce Tribe seeks applicants for CHIEF JUDGE HR-15-122.  This 4-yr. contract position requires a wide range of legal and administrative skills, handling all phases of civil and criminal litigation, drafting orders, opinions, etc., and assuring effective operation of the … Continue reading

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Nez Perce Tribe Department of Law & Justice seeks IN-HOUSE PUBLIC DEFENDER

HR-16-102 full-time regular. Applicant must provide evidence of a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited college of law, and of active membership in good standing in a State Bar Association.  Must have at least one (1) year documented successful litigation … Continue reading

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Nez Perce Legal Assistant Position Announcement

The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Legal Counsel is recruiting for:   LEGAL ASSISTANT II  HR-15-186  full-time regular.  The position entails organizing legal files and records, drafting legal documents and correspondence, legal research, interviewing of witnesses and litigants, proof-reading, maintaining attorney … Continue reading

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