Tag Archives: Wind River Reservation

Cert Stage Briefs in Eastern Shoshone/Northern Arapaho Tribes v. Wyoming

Here: northern arapaho tribe – cert petition eastern shoshone tribe v. wyoming — cert. petition amicus brief of ncai nos. 17-1159 and 17-1164 law profs amicus brief us brief in opposition riverton and fremont brief in opposition wyfb brief in … 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 or leadership job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Regional Native Public Defense Corporation Public Defender, White Earth Reservation, M.N. Candidates with criminal … Continue reading

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Motion for TRO Rejected in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. LaCounte

Here are the materials in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. LaCounte (D. Mont.): 115 NAT Motion for TRO 123 Federal Response 127 Reply 147 DCT Order Denying Motion for TRO An excerpt: Negotiations concerning the operation of the two courts are ongoing. … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Holds Wind River Reservation Diminished

Here is the 2-1 opinion in State of Wyoming v. EPA: CA10 Opinion Briefs here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. LaCounte

Here: BIA Opening Brief Northern Arapaho Tribe Answer Brief Other briefs TK. Lower court materials here.

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BIA Enjoined from Entering into Separate 638 Contracts with Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone

Here are the new materials in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. Lacounte (D. Mont.): 58-reply-in-support-of-26 66-us-motion-to-dismiss 68-us-response-to-17 78-reply-in-support-of-17 82-response-to-66 88-reply-in-support-of-66 113-dct-order An excerpt: Plaintiff’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction is GRANTED on the following terms: in accordance with the Gourneau Letter (Doc. … Continue reading

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Updated Materials in Suit over N. Arapaho from Wind River Joint Business Council

Here are the new materials in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. Lacounte (D. Mont.): 17-1 NAT Motion for PI 26 Shoshone Business Council Motion to Dismiss 28 Tribal Court Parties Motion to Intervene 40 Shoshone Business Council Response to 17 44 … Continue reading

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Possible Hate Crime Motive in Fatal Wyoming Shooting

In late July, two Northern Arapaho men were shot while inside an alcohol and drug detox facility in Riverton, Wyoming. The FBI has started an investigation into a possible hate crime motive for the fatal shooting. Wyoming is one of … Continue reading

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Shoshone & Arapahoe Tribal Court performs first same-sex marriage.

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Northern Arapaho Tribe Response to Wind River Reservation Termination Bill

Here: BUSINESS COUNCIL LETTER NEWS RELEASE TRIBAL ATTORNEY LETTER

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