Tag Archives: Gavin Clarkson

News Profiles of Former Indian Law Prof Running for Congress

Spent last summer in ABQ hearing about how far Gavin Clarkson has fallen. It’s really sad. Here is “Congressional candidate says bankruptcy is irrelevant” from the Santa Fe New Mexican from May 2018. Here is “New Mexico candidate’s role in … Continue reading

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WaPo: “Trump appointee to Bureau of Indian Affairs resigns after Interior’s IG slams the loan program he oversaw”

Here.

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ProPublica: “Your $20 Million Loan Went Bust? The Trump Team Has a Job For You”

Here. An excerpt: The IG report concluded that the loan guarantee “departed from” department guidelines but didn’t find any criminal violations. A federal grand jury investigated the episode, according to a spokeswoman for the IG, but did not hand up … Continue reading

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Human Rights Watch Publishes Report on Lower Brule

Here is the press release: US: Tribal Council Mismanagement Millions of Dollars Missing; Services Undercut (Sioux Falls, January 12, 2015) – Millions of dollars in public funds are missing in the impoverished Lower Brule Sioux reservation, Human Rights Watch said … Continue reading

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En Banc Petition in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC

Here: En banc Petition Clarkson Amicus Brief Panel materials here.

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