Tag Archives: Poarch Band of Creek Indians

Amended Complaint Filed in Muscogee (Creek) Nation v. Poarch Band of Creek Indians

Filed recently in the Middle District of Alabama District Court: 159 Motion for Leave to File 2nd Amended Complaint 159-2 2nd Amended Complaint and 159-3 Exhibits to 2nd Amended Complaint

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Alabama Supreme Court Rejects Tribal Immunity Defense in Two of Three Cases against Poarch Band Creek

Here are the opinions: 2017.09.29 – Harrison opinion Briefs: Harrison Brief Reply 2017.09.29 – Rape opinion We posted some briefs on the Rape case here. Additional materials here: Tribe Brief Reply 2017.09.29 – Wilkes opinion Briefs: Wilkes Brief Tribe Brief

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Poarch Band Seeks Asst. Atty. General for Governmental Operations

Download(PDF): Assistant Attorney General (Govt. Operations) 130 Closes Tuesday, October 11, 2016.

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Poarch Creek Assistant Attorney General — Risk Management

Here: Assistant Attorney General-Risk Management001

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Poarch Band Creek Attorney Job Postings

Here: Poarch Band Enterprise Atty Posting Poarch Band Govt Atty Posting

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Fightland: “Fighting over Fighting in Indian Country”

Here. An excerpt: Alex Pearl, a law professor and an enrolled member of the Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma who teaches and writes about Indian tribes, tribal sovereignty, and the interaction between states, tribes, and the federal government, says that in … Continue reading

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Poarch Creek Member Fined $1000 for Wearing Eagle Feather at Her High School Graduation

Here.

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NIGC General Counsel Confirms Legality of Poarch Band Casino Operations

Here: NIGC Letter to Strange The doc above includes a 2011 letter from NIGC Chair Tracie Stevens, too. News coverage here.

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Poarch Band of Creek Indians Announces Summer Law Internship Program

2013 Summer Law Internship Program The Poarch Band of Creek Indians Legal Department is establishing a summer internship program for law students with an interest in learning about the legal issues that face a federally recognized tribe.  This internship will … Continue reading

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Worker’s Comp Suit against Poarch Band Creek Casino Montgomery Dismissed

Here are the materials in Sanderford v. Creek Casino Montgomery (M.D. Ala.): DCT Order Granting PBCI Motion Poarch Band Motion to Dismiss Sanderford Response Poarch Band Reply

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