Tag Archives: Kansas

Comments Needed for Kansas ICWA Pro Hac Vice Rule Exception

The Kansas Supreme Court is seeking comments on an amendment for to the pro hac vice rule to exempt out of state ICWA attorneys from fees and associating with local counsel. Deadline for comments is March 15, 2019. Rule is … Continue reading

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Kansas Secretary of State Held in Contempt for Failure to Comply with Federal Court’s Voter ID Ruling

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Problems with Passive Voice Part Infinity–Children Missing in KS Foster Care

Here is the original article. Here is the response/statement from Kansas DCF: The reality is quite different from what “outraged” legislators would have you believe. Allow me to share with you who the children are, we consider missing. In 92 … Continue reading

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Friday’s Comment of the Day from Kansas Rep. Ponka-We Victors

Here, from the Topeka Capital Journal, via Jamelle Bouie The Legislature’s annual attempt to repeal a statute allowing in-state tuition for Kansas students without legal residency drew an emotional crowd to a House committee Wednesday. *** But nothing drew a … Continue reading

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Kansas v. Kempthorne & Wyandotte Nation — Revised CA10 Opinion

The Tenth Circuit granted the government’s motion for rehearing and issued a revised opinion. CA10 Panel Decision (pre-rehearing) Kempthorne Petition for Rehearing State and Tribal Response to Petition

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KU Tribal Law and Governance Conference Agenda

Kansas’s Tribal Law and Government Center is hosting the 2008 conference on Feb. 1, 2008. Speakers include Lance Morgan, Howard Valantra, Phil Frickey, Stacy Leeds, Angelique EagleWoman, Taylor Keen, Russ Brien, and others. Looks like a great field! H/T Legal … Continue reading

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Pokagon Band and Notre Dame

From the Notre Dame Observer: Pokagon Band part of ND history, land Relationship with Potawatomi tribe celebrated during Native American Heritage Month By: Katie Peralta While driving around South Bend, students might notice Potawatomi Park, Potawatomi Zoo and Pokagon Street … Continue reading

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Kansas v. Kempthorne Materials

Recently, the Tenth Circuit decided Kansas v. Kempthorne, perhaps the final round of the Wyandotte Nation of Oklahoma’s bid to open a casino in Kansas City. After a decade of litigation, it appears the Nation has prevailed. What was interesting … Continue reading

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