Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Wisconsin Speakers Taskforce on Adoption Looking at Speeding up Adoptions

Press releases: Speakers Taskforce on Adoption Membership 052919 Speakers Taskforce on Adoption 051419 Any tribal member and/or tribe can give testimony on this issue here: Thursday, July 25, 2019 Unity School District Performing Arts Center 1908 150th St. Balsam Lake, … Continue reading

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8th Annual Wisconsin Indian Law CLE

Save the date: August 1-2, 2019 for the 8th Annual Wisconsin Indian Law CLE at Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Registration information can be found here.

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Wisconsin Passes a Pro Hac Vice Rule Exception for ICWA Attorneys

Order is here. This is a great victory by the tribal attorneys who worked on this issue for the past number of years. All of the ICWA pro hac vice rules are here.

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ICWA Pro Hac Vice Rule Proposal in Wisconsin

Here: Our Pro Hac Vice page is here. Wisconsin Proposed Pro Hac Vice Waiver for Tribal ICWA Attorneys In the Matter of the Petition to Amend Wisconsin Supreme Court Rule 10.03(4), Regarding Pro Hac Vice Admission for Nonresident Counsel Appearing … Continue reading

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State Bar of Wisconsin: Seventh Annual Indian Law CLE

The State Bar of Wisconsin is holding its Seventh Annual Indian Law CLE September 6-7, 2018 at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee, W.I. For more information please visit the website and click here for the agenda.

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Fifth Annual Indian Law CLE (Wisconsin) This Friday

Registration and information here. Whether you are a practitioner currently working in Indian Country, or looking to learn more about the exciting and broad field of Indian Law, do not miss the Fifth Annual Indian Law CLE. Please join the Indian … Continue reading

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Federal Agents Raid Menominee Tribe

U.S. News report here. Search warrant and affidavits (PDF) here. The Tribe is being accused of growing hemp plants with too much THC in them, but the Tribe says they were upfront to the Feds about seedlings they received for industrial hemp research: … Continue reading

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Federal Court Allows Tribal Night Deer Hunting in Wisconsin

Here are the materials in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 404 Tribal Brief 406 Opposition 409 Reply 410 DCT Order This case is on remand from the CA7, materials here. News … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Wisconsin v. LCO Night Deer Hunting Case

Here is today’s order list. The petition is here.

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Wisconsin Files Cert Petition in Night Deer Hunting Case

Here is the petition in Wisconsin v. Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians: Wisconsin Petition for Writ of Certiorari Question presented: A moving party under Fed. R. Civ. P. 60(b)(5) must show a significant change in factual  … Continue reading

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