Federal Claims Court Rejects Ute Family’s “Bad Men” Claims on the Merits that Police Shot Relative, Police Had Destroyed the Evidence

Here are the materials in Jones v. United States (Fed. Cl.):

150-1 US Motion for Summary Judgment

156 Response

157 Reply

158 DCT Order

Prior post here.

TICA Lunch in Indian Country CLE Tomorrow: ICWA Litigation Update


Lunch in Indian Country CLE: ICWA Litigation Update

  • When
    20 May 2020
    12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
  • Location
    Live in Tucson, AZ and available via Webcast

Join us for an update on litigation concerning the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA).


Kathryn E. Fort, Director, Indian Law Clinic, ICWA Appellate Project, Indigenous Law and Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law


Register at:  https://azbar.inreachce.com/Details/Information/a7f5f134-0d39-4f8b-b19a-a227bc3eb020

May Qualify for 1 CLE Credit

TICA Webinar/CLE Tomorrow: “Legal Challenges for Tribal Attorneys During COVID-19”

Legal Challenges for Tribal Attorneys During COVID-19

When: 29 Apr 2020 12-1 Arizona Time
Where: Webcast


COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on tribal communities. This CLE will address the legal tools that tribes are using to slow the spread of the disease, respond to the disease’s prevalence, and access needed economic supports.

Wenona T. Singel, Deputy Legal Counsel, Office of the Governor, State of Michigan

Matthew Fletcher, Professor of Law & Director of the Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of

Doreen McPaul, Attorney General, Navajo Nation; President, Tribal In-House Counsel Association

Register at: https://azbar.inreachce.com/Details/Information/9316cae5-96ab-45c4-9b29-e1dcf337ad5e

1.0 Total CLE Unit, (No Ethics or Specialization Credit).

Best regards,
Tribal In-House Counsel Association

2020 TICA Conference CFP due March 1

The 17th Annual Indigenous Law Conference proposal submission form and other conference details can be found at https://turtletalk.blog/2020ilpctica/

Proposals due March 1, 2020

Join us November 5-6, 2020

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Additionally, please share the call for art:

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