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Nooksack State Court Update: State Superior Court Stays Discovery, Enjoins Tribal Eviction

Here are updated pleadings in Rabang v. Gilliand (Whatcom County Superior Court): 5-25-17 Defendant Chief Judge Raymond Dodge’s Motion to Stay Discovery 5-26-17 Defendants’ Motion for Stay of Proceedings 6-2-17 Plaintiffs’ Joint Response to Defendants’ Motions for Stay 6-7-17 Defendant … Continue reading

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Federal Nooksack Update: USDC (RICO), IBIA, IHS, EPA

Here are additional materials in Rabang v. Kelly (W.D. Wash.): 66 – Defendant Chief Judge Raymond Dodge’s Motion for Summary Judgment and Memorandum in Support Thereof 71 – Plaintiffs’ Response to Defendant Dodge’s Motion for Summary Judgment 80 – Defendant … Continue reading

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Transcripts of “Who Belongs? From Tribal Kinship to Native Nation Citizenship to Disenrollment”

Here: Who Belongs Conference Day 1 AM Who Belongs Conference Day 1 PM Who Belongs Conference Day 2

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Judge Dodge Protected by Judicial Immunity in Federal Nooksack Case, For Now

Download(PDF): Doc. 63 – Order Granting Defendant Dodge’s Motion to Dismiss Link: Posted Documents and Materials, previous Nooksack posts UPDATE (1217 EDT): Briefs filed before order to dismiss: Doc. 30 – Defendant Dodge’s Motion to Dismiss and Memorandum in Support … Continue reading

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Nooksack State Court Proceedings Stayed Pending Federal Litigation

Here are the materials in Rabang v. Gilliland (Wash. Super. — Whatcom County): 3-9-17 Defendant Chief Judge Raymond G Dodge’s Motion to Dismiss 3-24-17 Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss Pursuant to CR12(b)(1) and 12(b)(6) OCR 3-31-17 Reponse to Defendant Raymond Dodge’s … Continue reading

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Nooksack Disenrollees’ RICO Action against Nooksack Holdover Council (in their individual capacities) to Proceed

Here are the materials in Rabang v. Kelly (W.D. Wash.): ORDER MOTION OF DEFENDANTS KELLY, GEORGE, SMITH, SOLOMON, JOHNSON, CANETE, GEORGE, ROMERO, EDWARDS, AND ARMSTRONG TO DISMISS PURSUANT TO F. R. CIV. P. 12(B)(1) AND F. R. CIV. P. 12(B)(6) … Continue reading

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Nooksack Crisis Update: IHS Reassumes Health Care Duties; NAICJA Acts against Tribal Judge; HUS Stops Evictions of Disenrollees

Here is “Federal government to take over health care from Nooksack Tribe.” And: 03-27-17 IHS Reasssumption Letter to Robert Kellly Jr NAICJA has requested that the Nooksack judge relinquish his membership from that organization: 03-27-17 NAICJA Letter to Raymond Dodge HUD … Continue reading

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Update in Nooksack Tribe v. Zinke

Here are new materials in the case now captioned Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Zinke (W.D. Wash.): 14 – Motion of 271 Nooksack Tribal Members to Intervene 19 – Nooksack Tribe’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction 22 Nooksack Opposition to Intervention 24 … Continue reading

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ICT Coverage of U of A Tribal Disenrollment Conference, “Who Belongs?”

Here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Alto v. Haugrud (San PascualDisenrollments)

Here is the order list. The cert petition is here: alto-cert-petition Lower court materials here.

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