Tag Archives: Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act

BIA Letter and MOA to Nooksack Chairman

Here.

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Navajo Sues Interior over Judiciary Funding

Here is the complaint in Navajo Nation v. United States (D.D.C.): 1 Complaint

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Ninth Circuit Dismisses Suit against Tribal Insurers

Here are the materials in Allied World Assurance Company: CA9 unpublished memorandum Opening Brief Allied Answer Brief York Answer Brief Reply Brief

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Northern Arapaho Tribes Sues Interior to Compel 638 Tribal Court Contract

Here is the complaint in Northern Arapaho Tribe v. United States Department of the Interior (D. Mont.): Complaint An excerpt: This is an action for declaratory and injunctive relief and money damages brought against the United States Department of the Interior … Continue reading

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Fletcher & Singel on the Historical Basis for the Trust Relationship between the US and Indian Children

Fletcher & Singel have posted “Indian Children and the Federal Tribal Trust Relationship” on SSRN. Here is the abstract: This article develops the history of the role of Indian children in the formation of the federal-tribal trust relationship and comes … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Author: Wenona T. Singel, ICWA, legal history, Legislation, Michigan Indian, Scholarship, treaty rights, tribal courts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Menominee Tribe’s Reply in Supreme Court Case

Reply brief for Petitioner here. Previous briefs and materials posted here.

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Decision in Navajo Health Foundation — Sage Memorial Hospital, Inc. v. Burwell

Here are the materials in Navajo Health Foundation – Sage Memorial Hospital, Inc. v. Burwell (D. N.M.): 27 Sage Motion for Summary J 48 IHS Response 53 Sage Reply 73 DCT Opinion From the opinion: Finally, the Court will grant … Continue reading

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Federal Circuit Rejects Yurok Tribe’s ISDEAA Contract Claim

Here are the materials in Yurok Tribe v. Dept. of Interior: CAFed Opinion An excerpt: The Yurok Tribe (Tribe) appeals from the Civilian Board of Contracting Appeals’ (Board) dismissal for failure to state a claim upon which relief may be … Continue reading

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Federal Court Issues Injunction Ordering IHS to Fund Navajo Health Foundation—Sage Memorial Hospital

Ah, it’s a little old, but here are the materials in Navajo Health Foundation – Sage Memorial Hospital, Inc. v. Burwell (D. N.M.): 17 Motion for PI 36 Response 41 Reply 62 DCT Order Granting PI An excerpt: The Court held … Continue reading

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Navajo Health Foundation ISDEAA Suit against IHS to Proceed in New Mexico Federal Court

Here are the materials so far in Navajo Health Foundation — Sage Memorial Hospital v. Burwell (D. N.M.): 8 HHS Motion to Dismiss or Transfer 14 Navajo Health Response 18 HHS Reply 37 DCT Denying Motion to Dismiss or Transfer … Continue reading

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