Tag Archives: Washington state

Washington State Bar Association Indian Law Section CLE Friday

The live auditorium is full, but register for the overflow room here: https://www.mywsba.org/PersonifyEbusiness/Default.aspx?TabID=1356&productId=16363219

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Native American Voting Assistance Act Passes Washington State Legislature

Here.

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Seattle Meeting on Bill Relating to Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women 12/21

Info. is here.

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Washington State Attorney General Opinion Requested on Enforcing Out of State & Tribal Protective Orders

Comments are open. Here’s the info.

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Director of Native Education Position Open for Washington State

Here.

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The State of Washington’s Opening Brief in the Culverts Case

Here. Previous coverage here.

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Photographer Matika Wilbur at King County Library in Auburn, WA

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Washington has Petitioned for Rehearing/Rehearing En Banc in the Culverts Case

Here. Previous coverage of the 9th Circuit panel decision is here. UPDATE (8/23/16): 119-Idaho-Montana Amicus 121-Amicus filed 122-1-Amici motion from Klamath basin 122-2-Klamath basin amici brief UPDATE (5/19/17): Tribal Response US Response

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Complaint in Automotive United Trades Org. v. Friends of Bob Ferguson

In this case, Automotive United Trades Organization seeks to prohibit political campaigns from accepting contributions from tribes on the theory that those contributions represent public monies and are therefore illegal under Washington law. The complaint is here.

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The 9th Circuit has affirmed the Culverts decision & the treaty habitat right in W. Wash.

Download opinion in U.S. v. Washington (9th Cir. Jun 27, 2016) here. The decision is unanimous. Congratulations to all who worked on it through the years and first and foremost to the Tribes who brought it. Previous coverage and briefs … Continue reading

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