Tag Archives: tribal court

Spurr v. Pope Decision in WD Michigan [Tribal Court Jurisdiction to Issue PPO]

33_Opinion and Order Briefing here: 21 Motion for PI 22 Response 23 Reply 26 DCT Briefing Order 30 Motion to Dismiss 31 Response 32 Reply

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Fridays. Any posts received prior to 12pm EST on Friday will appear in that Friday’s announcements. If you would like to submit a post for an Indian law or leadership job, please send a brief … Continue reading

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Minnesota Supreme Court Rule Recognizing Tribal Court Orders

Over 15 years ago, the Minnesota Tribal Court/State Court Forum petitioned the Minnesota Supreme Court to adopt a robust rule for recognition of tribal court orders. Due in large part to public concern about the efficacy of tribal courts, the … Continue reading

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Northern Michigan Healing to Wellness Court Training

On Monday, July 9, 2018,  the Tribal Law and Policy Institute, the Michigan Association of Treatment Court Professionals, and the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Tribal Court are holding a free one-day Wellness Court and Treatment Court training. … Continue reading

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GTB Tribal Court RFP

Here: Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa

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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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Pawnee Nation sues several oil and gas companies in Tribal Court for quake damage

We noted last November that the Pawnee Nation sued the Dept. of Interior in federal district court to challenge the approval of federal oil and gas leases on tribal lands here. Today, several news agencies here, here, and here report … Continue reading

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Casino Patron Brings Federal Suit over Interpretation of Tribal Tort Claims Act

Here is the complaint in Wilson v. Umpqua Indian Development Corporation (D. Or.): 1 Complaint 1-7 Tribal Court Decision Update: 15 Motion to Dismiss

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Nottawaseppi Huron Potawatomi Supreme Court Posting

TRIBAL COUNCIL SEEKS LETTERS OF INTEREST FROM PERSONS TO SERVE AS CHIEF JUSTICE ON THE NHBP TRIBAL SUPREME COURT.  The Tribal Council is soliciting letters of interest from qualified individuals interested in being appointed to serve on the NHBP Supreme … Continue reading

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VAWA Trial Advocacy Training at Eastern Band, Aug. 24-26

Agenda and registration here.

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