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MSU/TICA Keynote Speaker Paul Spruhan

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Paul Spruhan on the Law of the Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB)

Paul Spruhan posted “CDIB: The Role of the Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood in Defining Native American Legal Identity” on SSRN. The abstract: This essay discusses the “CDIB” or Certificate of Indian or Alaska Native Blood, a document that … Continue reading

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“The Complete Timeline of the Navajo Presidential Dispute”

Paul Spruhan has posted “The Complete Timeline of the Navajo Presidential Dispute.”

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Paul Spruhan on Navajo Blood Quantum

Paul Spruhan (Navajo Nation Supreme Court law clerk) has posted, “The Origins, Current Status, and Future Prospects of Blood Quantum as the Definition of Membership in the Navajo Nation” (forthcoming in the Tribal Law Journal) on SSRN. Here is the … Continue reading

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Paul Spruhan on Indian Blood Quantum under the IRA

Paul Spruhan, a clerk for the Navajo Nation Supreme Court, has posted “Indian as Race/Indian as Political Status: Implementation of the Half-Blood Requirement under the Indian Reorganization Act, 1934-1945” on SSRN. This paper was published in the Rutgers Race and … Continue reading

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