Tag Archives: Prairie Island Indian Community

Federal Court Dismisses Tort Claim against Tribal Casino for Lack of Diversity Jurisdiction

Here are the materials in Dettle v. Treasure Island Resort & Casino (D. Minn.): 11 amended complaint 24 motion to dismiss 31 response 38 magistrate report 41 letter to court 42 response to objection 43 dct order

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Fond Du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Tribal Court Strategic Planning RFP. The consultant … Continue reading

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Prairie Island Indian Community Job Opportunities

Here: Request for Proposals Appellate Judge 2017 Request for Proposals Election Legal Services 2017 Request for Proposals Tribal Court Associate Judge

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Prairie Island Indian Comm. and Available Asst. General Counsel Position

Description: The Prairie Island Indian Community seeks an attorney whose primary responsibility would be to work with the Community’s Family Services Department and represent Family Services in child welfare, child protection, and other matters in the Community’s Tribal Court and … Continue reading

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Prairie Island Indian Community Press Release on Challenge to NRC’s Spent Nuclear Fuel Continued Storage Rule

PRAIRIE ISLAND INDIAN COMMUNITY CHALLENGES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION’S “CONTINUED STORAGE” RULE Rule increases likelihood that more than 1.5 million pounds of nuclear waste will be stranded on Prairie Island indefinitely Welch, Minn., Oct. 27, 2014 – The Prairie Island Indian … Continue reading

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National Park Service Releases Effigy Mounds Desecration Report

Here: EFMO_FOIA_ForWeb-2 News coverage here.

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Update in Wolfchild Case

More materials from the Court of Federal Claims in the Wolfchild case: US Motion to Dismiss Wolfchild Motion for Summary J Shakopee and Prairie Island Amicus Brief

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Loyal Mdewakanton Suit in the Federal Circuit

From How Appealing: The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit examines the federal government’s obligations to the loyal Mdewakanton band of the Sioux tribe: You can access today’s lengthy ruling at this link. The case reaches the Federal … Continue reading

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