Tag Archives: Yakama Indian Nation

Ninth Circuit Briefs in United States v. Cloud (Search and Seizure on Indian Lands)

Here: Cloud opening brief US answer brief

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Vera v. Bureau of Indian Affairs (FTCA Claim)

Here: Vera opening brief US answer brief reply brief oral argument video here.

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Washington SCT Rules 7-2 in Favor of Treaty Right to Travel

Here is the opinion in Cougar Den Inc. v. Washington State Dept. of Licensing. Briefs: 92289-6 Appellant’s Opening Brief 92289-6 Appellant’s Reply 92289-6 Appellant’s Response to Amicus Brief 92289-6 Respondent’s Brief 92289-6 Yakama Nation Amicus Brief

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Federal Court Dismisses Railroad Expansion Project Suit under Rule 19 for Failure to Join Indispensable Tribes

Here are the materials in Union Pacific Railroad v. Runyon (D. Or.): 28 Tribal Motion to Dismiss 42 Response 44 Reply 56 DCT Order

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Yakama Nation Office of the Public Defender Vacancy

Download (PDF): 2016-183 Attorney -Office of Public Defender Link: Yakama Nation HR

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Attorney Opening with Yakama Nation Office of the Public Defender

Download announcement here. Download application here. Announcement closes Wednesday, June 8, 2016.

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Full-time Position with Yakama Nation Public Defender’s Office

Download job listing and position description here.

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Yakama Nation Attorney Job Posting

Here: 2015-223 Associate Attorney Office of Legal Counsel

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Washington Appellate Briefs in Yakama Member’s Challenge to State Court Jurisdiction over Crime on Quinault Land

Here are the briefs in State v. Shale (Wash. App.): 446545-Appellant’s Brief 446545-Respondent’s Brief UPDATE (additional briefs): Appellant’s Supplemental Brief State’s Response to Appellant’s Supplemental Brief Appellant’s Supplemental Reply Brief Prosecuting Attorneys Amicus Brief Appellant’s Response to Amicus WAPA Supplemental … Continue reading

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Yakama Office of Legal Counsel Seeks Director

Job Posting – Director of Yakama Nation Office of Legal Counsel The Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation is seeking a Director for the Office of Legal Counsel to serve as the lead counsel to the Yakama Nation Tribal Council, … Continue reading

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