Tag Archives: Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians

Wisconsin Tribes Sue Wisconsin over Taxation of Indian Lands

Here are the materials in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. Walker (W.D. Wis.): 2018.11.30 – Docket 01 – Complaint 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-1 – Civil Cover Sheet 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-2 – Exhibit Index 2018.11.30 … Continue reading

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The Wisconsin Experiment

“Donald Trump’s war on the environment was prototyped by far-right politicians in state government. We can learn from Indigenous communities who fought back in the name of science and democracy — and won.“ In the opening months of the Trump … Continue reading

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Now Published Case out of California on Application of ICWA to Eligible Children

Here. (original unpublished opinion we posted last week). Appellants requested this opinion be published, so the published opinion is here. We’d like to point out that the fact that mother was a minor and a dependent of the court meant that the state … Continue reading

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Federal Court Allows Tribal Night Deer Hunting in Wisconsin

Here are the materials in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 404 Tribal Brief 406 Opposition 409 Reply 410 DCT Order This case is on remand from the CA7, materials here. News … Continue reading

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Bad River Ojibwe Staff Attorney Posting

Here: Bad River

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Wisconsin v. LCO Night Deer Hunting Case

Here is today’s order list. The petition is here.

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Wisconsin Files Cert Petition in Night Deer Hunting Case

Here is the petition in Wisconsin v. Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians: Wisconsin Petition for Writ of Certiorari Question presented: A moving party under Fed. R. Civ. P. 60(b)(5) must show a significant change in factual  … Continue reading

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1842 Ojibwe Treaty Meeting at Lac Vieux Desert

Participants: Lac Vieux Desert, Lac du Flambeau, Mole Lake, St. Croix, Red Cliff, Fond du Lac, Keweenaw Bay, Bad River, Lac Courte Oreilles Here:

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Bad River Ojibwe Attorney Job Posting

Here: Staff Attorney PD Update 2014

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Seventh Circuit Reverses and Remands Night Deer Hunting Case

Here is the opinion in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. State of Wisconsin: LCO Opinion Briefs here. Lower court materials here.

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