Author Archives: ilpc
Posted on October 10, 2019
Here. This case has gone up a couple of times.
Posted on October 4, 2019
Individual Petition for EnBanc Review State Petition for EnBanc Review The Court has asked the federal and tribal parties for response briefs, which are due October 23rd.
Posted on September 21, 2019
Here Advocates and public health researchers say a lack of data as well as shortfalls in law enforcement’s handling and prosecution of such cases have hindered efforts to address the issue. The Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Task Force is … Continue reading →
Posted on September 18, 2019
Here Plaintiffs requested an extension to their en banc petition. The Court gave them until October 1 to file.
Posted on August 29, 2019
It’s coming up quickly! Hosted by the Tribal In-House Counsel Association and the Indigenous Law and Policy Center at Michigan State University College of Law October 10-11, 2019, with pre-conference activities on October 9, 2019 648 N. Shaw Lane, East … Continue reading →
Posted on August 26, 2019
Decision But our review involves no probing of the facts, just a pure question of law: Does a tribal court have jurisdiction under federal law to issue a civil personal protection order against a non-Indian and non-tribal member in matters arising … Continue reading →
Posted on August 13, 2019
As a side note, the Indian Law Clinic got to work on parts of this issue a few years back, and this article nicely encapsulates how complicated it is, and how dangerous the mine is. Here. The Michigan-based permitting process … Continue reading →
Posted on August 9, 2019
Here. The Fifth Circuit overturned the Northern District of Texas today with strong language supporting ICWA. The Court found that the plaintiffs did have standing, but found against them on all other counts. There is a dissent forthcoming from Judge … Continue reading →
Posted on June 27, 2019
More to commentary to come.