Tag Archives: NARF

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


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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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NARF’s Library Offers Free Weekly Indian Law Updates – signup

Hello all – If you wish to received short weekly updates on Indian law like the one below, sign up here: http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/index.html National Indian Law Library Indian Law Bulletins Published 10/3/15. U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2014-2015update.html Petition was filed in … Continue reading

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DOJ Motion to Dismiss and Supporting Amicus Briefs in Goldwater (ICWA) Litigation

Motion to Dismiss here. Footnote 8: Plaintiffs do not seek the type of relief – increased funding or systemic changes in the quality of child-welfare services provided by state agencies – that the Ninth Circuit found unworthy of Younger abstention … Continue reading

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