Tag Archives: Tulalip Tribes

State Criminal Fishing Case against Hazen Shopbell Dismissed

Here is the opinion in State of Washington v. Shopbell (Wash. Super. Ct. — Skagit County): order.pdf Prior case involving Shopbell is here.

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Federal Court Rejects Effort by Sauk-Suiattle to Reopen US v. Washington 93-01 Subproceeding

Here are the materials in United States v. Washington (W.D. Wash.), subproceeding 93-01: 172-stipulated-settlement.pdf 183-stipulated-settlement-2.pdf 333-sauk-suiattle-motion-to-vacate.pdf 333-tulalip-response.pdf 337-swinomish-response.pdf usit-response-to-sauks-motion-to-vacate-1998-agreement.pdf 339-reply.pdf 348-dct-order.pdf

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Stillaguamish Marine U&A Allowed to Proceed [U.S. v. Washington Subproceeding 17-03]

Here are the materials in United States v. Washington [subproceeding 17-03] or Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians v. State of Washington (W.D. Wash.): 60 Motion for Reconsideration of Contempt Motion 61 DCT Order Denying Reconsideration 64 Upper Skagit MTD 65 Tulalip … Continue reading

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Tulalip Indian Wrongful Death/County Police Excessive Force Case Heads to Trial

Here are the materials in Lacy v. Snohomish County (Wash. Super. Ct.): 28 05-30-17 Second Amended Complaint 67 6-22-18 Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment 72 7-9-18 Plaintiff’s Response in Opposition to Defendant’s Summary Judgment Motion 74 7-16-18 Defendant’s Reply in … Continue reading

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Materials (so far) in Stillaguamish U&A Subproceeding

Here are the materials in United States v. Washington subproceeding 17-03 (W.D. Wash.): 1 Motion for Leave 3 DCT Order Granting Request 4 Stillaguamish Request for Determination 47 Stillaguamish Motion for Contempt 54 Tulalip Response 55 Swinomish Response 56 Stillaguamish … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rejects Effort to Block Lummi Crab Fishery as Unripe

Here are the materials in United States v. Washington subproceeding 18-02 (W.D. Wash.), aka Swinomish Indian Tribe v. Lummi Indian Tribe: 3 swinomish & tulalip motion for tro 16 upper skagit motion 19 lummi response 27 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. Spokane Tribe Conflict Public Defender, Wellpinit, WA. Responsible for representing defendants in criminal prosecutions in … Continue reading

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Tulalip Tribal Court Denies Summary Judgment, Affirms In Rem Jurisdiction Versus State over Items Seized Pursuant to Search Warrant

Here are the materials in Shopbell v. Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife (Tulalip Tribal Court): 4-6-17 Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment and Memorandum in Support of Motion 4-24-17 Plaintiff’s Cross Motion for Partial Summary Judgment Re Probable Cause 5-2-17 … Continue reading

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Tulalip Tribes’ Victim Advocate Attorney Position

Download(PDF): Job Announcement Closes Sunday, June 9, 2017.

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Ninth Circuit Affirms Gun Conviction Arising from Indian Country D.V.

Here are the materials in United States v. Fryberg: Opinion Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply

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