Tag Archives: Suquamish Tribe

Ninth Circuit Briefs in Muckleshoot U&A Appeal [U.S. v. Washington Subproceeding 17-02]

Here: Appellants Corrected Opening Brief Appellee Nisqually Indian Tribe Answering Brief  Appellee Squaxin Island Tribe Brief  Brief of Interested Party Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe  Real Party in Interest Breif fo the Stilliguamish Tribe of Indians Real Party in Interest Brief fo … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Skokomish v. Forsman

Here is the unpublished opinion: 17-35336 docket 47_6.18.2018 Briefs here.

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Federal Court Dismisses U.S. v. Washington Subproceeding 17-02 [Muckleshoot Request for U&A Determination in Puget Sound Saltwater]

Here are the materials in Muckleshoot Indian Tribe v. Tulalip Tribes (W.D. Wash.): 25 Motion to Dismiss 27 Suquamish Motion to Dismiss 31 Muckleshoot Response 37 Reply 39 Suquamish Reply 40 DCT Order  

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Suquamish Tribe Seeks Child Support Program Manager

Download(PDF): Job Announcement Link: Application You may apply online and are encouraged to attach a cover letter, resume, letters of recommendation, and any education/training certificates to your application. Open until filled. SUQUAMISH TRIBE – ATTN: HR DEPARTMENT P. O. BOX … Continue reading

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Suquamish Enterprise Attorney Posting

Here: associategeneralcounselannnouncement2016 And a link as well:  http://clearwatercasino.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-748343.html.

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Upper Skagit Tribe Prevails over Suquamish Tribe in U&A Subproceeding

Here are the materials in United States v. Washington (W.D. Wash., subproceeding 14-01): 37 Suquamish Motion for Summary J 38 Upper Skagit Motion for Summary J 44 Interested Parties Response 45 Upper Skagit Response 47 Suquamish Response 54 Upper Skagit … Continue reading

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Suquamish Tribe Seeks Attorney

The Suquamish Tribe, Suquamish Washington is recruiting for an Attorney II position. They are seeking an Attorney with five to seven years’ legal experience in federal Indian law, tribal land issues, and extensive knowledge/experience working with tribal, state, and federal … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Tulalip v. Suquamish Subproceeding 05-4

Here are the briefs in United States v. Washington (subproceeding 05-4): Tulalip Opening Brief Suquamish Answer Brief Tulalip Reply Oral argument audio and video. Lower court materials here.

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News Profile of Tribal Marriage Equality Initiatives

Here is “These Native-American Tribes Are Pioneering Marriage Equality:The Puyallup Tribe is the latest to join a growing list of Native-American tribes legalizing same-sex marriage, many in states that have banned it.”

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Federal Court Rules Tribal Officers Not Immune; Tort Claims May Proceed against Tribal Police (Black v. US)

This is the third ruling in Black v. United States (W.D. Wash.): 53 Joint Tribal Motion to Dismiss 69 Black Response 77 Joint Tribal Reply 83 DCT Order Claims against the tribes are dismissed. The court dismissed Kitsap County here. … Continue reading

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