Tag Archives: NARF

Briefs in Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Fort Belknap Indian Community v. Trump (Keystone XL)

Here are the briefs on the United States’ and TransCanada’s Motions to Dismiss Rosebud and Fort Belknap’s treaty and jurisdiction claims regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline. TransCanada Motion to Dismiss US Motion to Dismiss Rosebud and Fort Belknap Response US … Continue reading

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Job Announcements

Good afternoon! This is a special edition of Thursday Job Announcements. If you have recently sent a job announcement to Turtle Talk but do not see it here, it is possible that the information wasn’t sent to us in the … Continue reading

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Symposium on the Settlement of Indian Reserved Water Rights Claims

Draft agenda here. The Native American Rights Fund and Western States Water Council will hold their 2019 Symposium on the Settlement of Indian Reserved Water Rights Claims August 13-15 at Harrah’s Resort Southern California in Funner, Calif.  Registration and information, … Continue reading

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VERY LAST CHANCE to Sign on To Tribal Amicus Brief in Fifth Circuit ICWA Case

From NARF: Dear tribal leaders and tribal counsel, Today the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals granted a motion that extends the filing deadline for amicus briefs in Brackeen v. Zinke by two days.  This is one last call for Tribes … Continue reading

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Heather Kendall-Miller Receiving Baca Award

Heather was one of two awardees this year. Eric Eberhard was the other. Both presentations were extremely moving. We’re all lucky to have benefited from the contributions of these incredible attorneys.

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NARF Statement on Bears Ears Interim Report

Here. Last night we retweeted statements from the Bears Ear Coalition and Senator Udall.

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Save the Date: Apply to Clerk at NARF by September 2, 2016

Founded in 1970, the Native American Rights Fund (“NARF”) is the oldest and largest nonprofit law firm dedicated to asserting and defending the rights of Indian tribes, organizations, and individuals nationwide. NARF’s practice is concentrated in five key areas: the preservation of … Continue reading

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NICWA & NARF’s Summary of the ICWA Regs

Here.

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NARF’s Alaska Office Seeks Applicants for Alaska Fellow Position

NARF’s Alaska office is seeking applicants with a strong background in federal Indian law and public service for a two-year fellowship as NARF’s Alaska Fellow.  Applicants must have a law degree from an accredited law school, a license to practice … Continue reading

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Job: Office/Human Resource Manager at NARF

The Native American Rights Fund (NARF) in Boulder, Colorado has an opening for an Office/Human Resource Manager.  See the job announcement/description.

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