Category Archives: cultural resources

The Conversation: “Historical lawsuit affirms Indigenous laws on par with Canada’s”

Here, by Prof. Darcy Lindberg.

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Onondaga Nation Amicus Brief Opposing New York’s Nuclear Power Bailouts

Here is the brief: cw-affirm12-14-18-z14104318-0001 The tribe’s description of the brief and of the issue is here: In order to pretend that New York state has a progressive energy policy, Gov. Cuomo created his “clean energy plan”, that relies heavily … Continue reading

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Menominee Tribe Challenge to Back 40 Mine Dismissed

Here are the materials in Menominee Indian Tribe v. EPA (E.D. Wis.): 1 Complaint 7 EPA Motion to Dismiss 14 Aquila Motion to Intervene 21 Aquila Motion to Dismiss 21 Combined Response 22 Aquila Reply 23 EPA Reply 31 EPA Supplemental … Continue reading

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Environmental Law Institute Two-Part Podcast on Climate Change and Indigenous Traditional Ecological Knowledge

Here is Traditional Ecological Knowledge in the United States: Contributions to Climate Adaptation and Natural Resource Management (Part I). Here is Traditional Ecological Knowledge and the Law: The Canadian Case (Part II).  

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Caddo Nation of Oklahoma v. Wichita and Affiliated Tribes II

Here: Appellant Brief Response Brief Reply Case tag here.

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Arizona SCT Rejects Hopi Challenge to Arizona Snowbowl

Here is the opinion in Hopi Tribe v. Arizona Snowbowl: hopi-tribe-v-arizona-snowbowl.pdf Prior posts here.

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Thomas Ryan RedCorn: “Putting Osage women in control of their own images”

Here, in WaPo.

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Briefs on Federal Motion to Dismiss in Bears Ears Litigation

Here are the materials in Hopi Tribe v. Trump (D. D.C.): 48 DCT Order Denying Transfer Motion 49-1 Federal Motion to Dismiss 50 Intervenors Motion to Dismiss 61 TWS Brief 63 GSCE Brief 71 UDB Brief 72 NRDC Brief 74 … Continue reading

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Federal Court Decision on the Use of Native Oral History to Establish Aboriginal Title

Here is the order in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D. N.M.): 326-mmo opinion order re oral traditional evidence testimon 11518 Prior posts here.

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WNYC News – Manhattan’s Indigenous People Hold First Pow Wow in City Since 1700s

Here.

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