Profile of Ninth Circuit Judge Mary Murphy Schroeder

Amazing story — “Mary Murphy Schroeder: She Broke Barriers From the Start.”

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South Dakota Challenge to Rosebud Trust Land Acquisition Rejected

Here is the opinion in State of South Dakota v. Great Plains Regional Director, Bureau of Indian Affairs (IBIA).

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Michigan Radio Stateside Interview re: LTBB Reservation Boundaries Case

Here is the page. The specific link is here.

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Treaty Commemoration at MSU: Edweying Naabing//Looking at the Past and Present Symposium

Anishinaabewaki Apane

Michigan State University resides on Land ceded in the 1819 Treaty of Saginaw. To mark the 200th commemoration of this treaty, join us September 20-21, 2019 at the MSU College of Law to listen and learn from nearly 30 speakers at the Edweying Naabing Symposium. Just one month away!

Looking at the Past and Present to Imagine the Future

Symposium topics include Universities & Treaty Responsibility, Anishinaabemowin, Food and Environmental Justice, Settler Colonialism in the Great Lakes Region, Educational Sovereignty, and more. For a full list of panels, please see the tentative agenda-at-glance.

Register Today

Events are free and registration can be found here. Meals are provided for pre-registered symposium attendees. Coinciding with the symposium, the University will also host Native Family Day on September 21, 2019. Native Family Day is an event for Anishinaabeg and other Indigenous youth and their families to visit campus, hear from current students, and take an indigenized campus tour.

Questions?

All ages are encouraged to come to campus and take part in this series of programming, which is designed to raise awareness about the history of the Land on which MSU resides. Please contact indigenous@law.msu.edu with questions.

Registration: http://law.msu.edu/treaty-saginaw/
Event page: http://aisp.msu.edu/treaty/
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/822303851496766/

Edweying Naabing//Looking at the Past and Present Symposium is co-hosted by the MSU Indigenous Law and Policy Center, American Indian and Indigenous Studies, and Native American Institute. Programming is supported by various co-sponsors.

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Materials in Cook Inlet Tribal Council Suit against Indian Health Service

Here are the materials in Cook Inlet Tribal Council v. Mandregan (D.D.C.):

1 Complaint

13-1 Tribe MSJ

15 IHS Cross MSJ

18 Tribe Reply

21 IHS Reply

39 DCT Order

40 Tribe Bill of Costs

41 Tribe Motion for Atty Fees

42 IHS Response to 40

43 IHS Motion for Reconsideration

44 Tribe Reply in Support of 41

51 Tribe Cross Motion for Reconsideration

58 IHS Response to 41

60 IHS Reply in Support of 43

61 Tribe Reply in Support of 41

65 DCT Order

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Federal Court Materials in Tribal Property Line Dispute

Here are the materials in Grindstone Indian Rancheria v. Olliff (E.D. Cal.):

1 Complaint

15 Amended Answer + Counterclaim

16 Motion to Dismiss Counterclaim

18 Response

19 Reply

21 DCT Order Dismissing Counterclaim

29 Tribe Motion for Summary Disposition

32 Response

35 Reply

37 DCT Order

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Deb Haaland and Elizabeth Warren Legislative Proposal

Here.

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Ninth Circuit Affirms Major Crimes Act Conviction

Here is the opinion in United States v. Begay.

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Michigan Public Radio Interview with Keith Matheny

Michigan Public Radio recently conducted an interview regarding the Back 40 Mine permitting process. Listen to the interview here.

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Cayuga & Clint Halftown Sue Showtime for Billions

Here is the complaint in Cayuga Nation v. Showtime (N.Y. Sup. Ct.):

1 Complaint

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