Author Archives: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Profile of Pokagon Band Citizen Jordan Brewer Playing for Michigan in College World Series

Here is “Brewer Discusses Whirlwind of Success This Season, Support of His Tribe.”

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SCOTUS Confirms Dual Sovereignty Exception to Double Jeopardy Clause [over powerful RBG dissent]

Here is the opinion in Gamble v. United States. Prior posts on this case here.

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National Indian Law Library Bulletin (6/13/2019)

Here: The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 6/13/19. U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin  http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2018-2019update.html The following cases were recently denied review:  King Mountain Tobacco Company, Inc. v. United States  (Treaties; Taxation)  Mitchell, et al. … Continue reading

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Allie Maldonado Book Signing at McLean & Eakin June 20

Here.

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Federal Court Thins Down Claims against US/Isleta Pueblo in Dog Head Fire Matter

Here is the order in De Baca v. United States (D.N.M.): 209-dct-order.pdf Briefs TK.

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Michael Doran on Tribal Sovereignty and Fundamental Rights

Michael Doran has posted “Redefining Tribal Sovereignty for the Era of Fundamental Rights” on SSRN. It is forthcoming in the Indiana Law Journal. The abstract: This article explains a longstanding problem in federal Indian law. For two centuries, the U.S. … Continue reading

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BYU Law Review Indian Law Symposium

Here: Articles PDF Lobbying as a Strategy for Tribal Resilience Kristen Matoy Carlson PDF The Reports of Our Death Are Greatly Exaggerated – Reflections on the Resilience of the Oneida Indian Nation of New York Allison M. Dussias PDF Changing … Continue reading

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“This Land” Podcast by Rebecca Nagle

Definitely worth a listen. First two episodes are about Carpenter v. Murphy. Here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Mitchell v. Tulalip; Teck Metals v. Colville; and King Mountain Tobacco

Here is the order list. Mitchell materials here. Teck Metals materials here. King Mountain materials here.

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Seneca Nation Petition to Vacate Arbitration Award Favoring State of New York on Revenue Sharing

Here are the materials in Seneca Nation of Indians v. State of New York (W.D. N.Y.): 1-1 Motion to Vacate 2-3 Final Award 2-4 Partial Final Award 2-5 Washburn Dissent

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