Tag Archives: tribal court

Prairie Island Indian Community Job Opportunities

Here: Request for Proposals Appellate Judge 2017 Request for Proposals Election Legal Services 2017 Request for Proposals Tribal Court Associate Judge

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Pawnee Nation sues several oil and gas companies in Tribal Court for quake damage

We noted last November that the Pawnee Nation sued the Dept. of Interior in federal district court to challenge the approval of federal oil and gas leases on tribal lands here. Today, several news agencies here, here, and here report … Continue reading

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Casino Patron Brings Federal Suit over Interpretation of Tribal Tort Claims Act

Here is the complaint in Wilson v. Umpqua Indian Development Corporation (D. Or.): 1 Complaint 1-7 Tribal Court Decision Update: 15 Motion to Dismiss

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Nottawaseppi Huron Potawatomi Supreme Court Posting

TRIBAL COUNCIL SEEKS LETTERS OF INTEREST FROM PERSONS TO SERVE AS CHIEF JUSTICE ON THE NHBP TRIBAL SUPREME COURT.  The Tribal Council is soliciting letters of interest from qualified individuals interested in being appointed to serve on the NHBP Supreme … Continue reading

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VAWA Trial Advocacy Training at Eastern Band, Aug. 24-26

Agenda and registration here.

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Nooksack Indian Tribe Request for Qualifications — Pro Tem Judge Services

This Request for Qualifications is directed at qualified individuals and/or firms interested in serving as a Pro Tem Judge for the Nooksack Indian Tribe. The Nooksack Tribal Court exercises jurisdiction over a broad range of civil and criminal matters. A … Continue reading

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Northern Arapaho Tribes Sues Interior to Compel 638 Tribal Court Contract

Here is the complaint in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. United States Department of the Interior (D. Mont.): Complaint An excerpt: This is an action for declaratory and injunctive relief and money damages brought against the United States Department of the Interior … Continue reading

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Colorado River Indian Tribes Associate Judge Posting

Here: ASSOCIATE.JUDGE.ANNOUNCEMENT

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Tort Suit against Rocky Boys’ Business Committee Dismissed

Here are the materials in Eagleman v. Rocky Boys’ Chippewa-Cree Tribal Business Committee (D. Mont.): 16 Motion to Dismiss 16-3 Eagleman Trial Court Opposition to Motion to Dismiss 16-4 Tribal Trial Court Order 16-5 Eagleman Tribal Appellate Brief 16-6 Tribal … Continue reading

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Grant Christensen on Recent SCOTUS Decisions on Personal Jurisdiction and Tribal Courts

Grant Christensen has posted “Personal Jurisdiction and Tribal Courts after Walden and Bauman: The Inadvertent Impact of Supreme Court Jurisdictional Decisions on Indian Country.” Here is the abstract: In 2014 the United States Supreme Court added two new cases to the … Continue reading

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