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Huy Request of UN Human Rights Committee Re: United States Religious Treatment of Indigenous Prisoners

Here: huy submission to un human rights committee re united states 5th periodic review and indigenous prisoners’ religious freedoms

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Gabriel Galanda Receives WSBA Excellence in Diversity Award

Here is the press release: Tribal lawyer honored for his work in ensuring religious freedoms for Native American prisoners and indigenous peoples SEATTLE, WA [Sept. 19, 2014] — The Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) presented Seattle attorney Gabriel Galanda with … Continue reading

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FINAL Report to U.N. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Re: American Indigenous Prisoners’ Religious Rights

Here: 8-1-14 Supplemental Joint Submission By Huy NCAI USET NARF ACLU et al to U N Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Re American Indi

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Tribal and Federal Amicus Briefs in Prisoner Religious Freedom Case before SCOTUS

Here: Amicus NCAI and Huy Amicus United States The Court granted the petition here. SCOTUSblog’s page on the case is here. Petitioner’s brief is here: Petitioner’s Brief

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Huy: NCAI President Presses Sec. State Kerry Re: UN American Indigenous Prisoners’ Rights Inquiry

Here. Materials here: April 18 2014 NCAI Letter to US State Dept re American Indigenous Prisoners Religious Freedom June 5 2013 UN Special Rapporteur Inquiry to US State Dept re American Indigenous Prisoners Religious Freedoms

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Federal Court Rules against Native Hawaiians Prisoners in Religious Freedom Case

Here are some relevant materials in Davis v. Abercrombie (D. Haw.): 439-1 Huy Amicus Curiae Brief 462 Order Granting Huy’s Motion For Leave to File Amicus Curiae Brief 497 Order on Summary Judgment

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Update to Report on Religious Freedoms of Indigenous Peoples

Here: UPDATE TO SEPTEMBER 3, 2013 JOINT SUBMISSION TO THE U.N. HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE The original report is here.

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Profile of “Huy” — Tribal Nonprofit Partners with Wash. DOC to Provide Services to Prisoners

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Huy Letter to UN Special Rapporteur James Anaya re: Indian Prisoner Religious Freedom

Here: UNSR Letter of Allegation Indigenous Prisoners Religious Freedom Excerpt: A pattern of restricting American indigenous prisoners’ religious freedoms is currently occurring throughout the United States. In recent years, states have issued new regulations curtailing the ability of American indigenous … Continue reading

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