Tag Archives: Research

Empowering Arctic Indigenous Scholars and Making Connections

Call for Applications and Nominations Empowering Arctic Indigenous Scholars and Making Connections Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. Inuit Circumpolar Council Alaska Nomination deadline: 28 December 2018, 5:00 p.m. Alaska Standard Time Application deadline: 10 January 2019, 5:00 p.m. Alaska … Continue reading

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Sault Tribe Motion to Dismiss Michigan Gaming Suit

Here are the new materials in the case captioned State of Michigan v. Payment (W.D. Mich.): 2015-03-20 Brief in Support of Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Amended Complaint 2015-03-20 Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Amended Complaint 71 Michigan Response to Motion to … Continue reading

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State of Michigan Sues Sault Tribe Officials–Amended Complaint with Exhibits

Amended Complaint 2Exhibit A (Letter from DOI) Exhibit B (letter from Gov. Snyder to Chairman Eitrem) Exhibit C (Sault Tribe Submission for Mandatory Fee-to-Trust Acquisition) Exhibit D (Same, for the Sibley Parcel) Exhibit E (Sault Tribe approval of development agreement … Continue reading

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Report on First Nations Representation on Ontario Juries

Here is the full report (pdf), but if you’d like to listen to it in Ojibwe, Cree, Mohawk, or Oji-Cree, here is the link. THUNDER BAY, ON, Feb. 26, 2013 /CNW/ – The Honourable Frank Iacobucci, former Supreme Court Justice and … Continue reading

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“Subtle Racism” and American Indians

From the Tulsa World: American Indians are more likely to be regarded with prejudice than are other minorities by white TU students, a study shows. “The findings support the idea that although overtly racist ideas toward African-Americans appear to be … Continue reading

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