Tag Archives: Ute Mountain Ute Tribe

Qualified Expert Witness Case out of Utah Court of Appeals [ICWA]

Here. In this case, the GAL petitioned to remove the child from the mother’s care. This GAL has considerable issues with the application of ICWA: The GAL argued that since ICWA does not explicitly define what qualifies a witness as … Continue reading

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Briefs on Federal Motion to Dismiss in Bears Ears Litigation

Here are the materials in Hopi Tribe v. Trump (D. D.C.): 48 DCT Order Denying Transfer Motion 49-1 Federal Motion to Dismiss 50 Intervenors Motion to Dismiss 61 TWS Brief 63 GSCE Brief 71 UDB Brief 72 NRDC Brief 74 … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, cultural resources, Environmental, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

Tribal Opposition to Trump Administration’s Motion to Change Venue in Bears Ears Matter to Utah

Here is the pleading in Hopi Tribe v. Trump (D.D.C.): Doc. 26 Plaintiffs’ Opposition to Federal Defendants’ Motion to Transfer 2018-02-01 The motion is here.

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Administration Moves for Transfer to Utah in Bears Ears

Here is the motion in Hopi Tribe et al v. Donald J. Trump et al, 17-cv-02590 (D.D.C.): 21 – Federal Defendants’ Motion to Transfer Case to the District of Utah Link: Case Archive

Posted in Author: Sarah Donnelly, cultural resources, Environmental, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Five Tribes Complaint against Trump over Bears Ears

Here is the complaint in Hopi Tribe et al. v. Trump (D.D.C.): Doc. 1 Complaint Update on the parallel suit involving Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument: Wilderness Society v. Trump is here

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Tribal Comments on Bears Ears Monument

Here: 2017 07 10 Updated FR Monument Review – FINAL

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, cultural resources, Environmental, Research, trust relationship | Tagged , , , ,

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. Navajo Nation Public Defender, Window Rock, AZ. Open until filled. Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Associate … Continue reading

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Ute Mountain Ute & State of Colorado File Joint Amicus Brief in Support of Tribal Cert Petitions in NLRB Cases

Here is the brief: Final CO-UMUT Amicus Cert Petition – Saginaw Chippewa and LRB

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Labor Relations, Michigan Indian, Research, Supreme Court, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , ,

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Desire Associate General Counsel

The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe is seeking an Associate General Counsel to work in-house with the Tribe’s Justice Department. Assignments cover a broad range of Indian Law topics, including natural resources, energy development, taxation, water, litigation, code development and economic … Continue reading

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Saginaw Chippewa v. NLRB Sixth Circuit Briefing Complete

Here: Saginaw – NLRB – Brief filed on 12-6-13 NLRB Brief (SCIT) Chickasaw Nation Amicus Brief NCAI Amicus Brief American Indian Law Scholars Amicus Brief  Ute Mountain Ute Amicus Curiae Brief Saginaw Chippewa Reply Brief  

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Labor Relations, Research, treaty rights | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment