Tag Archives: State of Washington

Washington AG Announces Tribal Consultation Policy

Here. Here is the press release.

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State of Washington City and Tribal Leaders Form Coalition Against Coal Trains

AP Story here. Early this month, the Sierra Club and other conservation groups sent a 60-day notice of intent to sue to coal companies. The groups intend to file in federal court against the companies for violating the Clean Water Act. … Continue reading

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Washington and Oregon Governors Ask for Review of Coal Export Consequences

This week, the governors of Washington and Oregon asked the Obama Administration to review proposed coal export terminals. The Seattle Times article is here and the Huffington Post article is here. The letter linked in the Seattle Times article is … Continue reading

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Washington State Board of Education Encourages Schools to Remove Native American Mascots

Resolution is here. Stories are here and here.

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Drug Cartels on Washington Reservations

An excerpt from The Seattle Times: In the backcountry of the Yakama Indian Reservation, a handful of law-enforcement officers spent part of last summer searching for two things: marijuana and the people growing it. Tribal police and officers from the Drug … Continue reading

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Teck Camino Cert Petition and Briefs

The materials in the Teck Camino v. Pakootas case are at the Supreme Court Project website, here. Today, the United States responded to the Court’s call for the views of the Solicitor General by arguing in favor of a denial … Continue reading

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