Archive for Category: United-States Indigenous News

Michigan State Univ. Seeks Director for Native American Institute

Here: Job No: 929098 Position Summary Reporting to the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement, a unit under MSU’s Provost Office, the Director will have full responsibility for all administrative functions including budget, human resources, and operations of

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No Casino in Plymouth v. NIGC Cert Petition

Here: cert-petitionDownload Questions presented: Did the Ninth Circuit err when it dismissed plaintiffs’ challenge to DOI’s approval of a trust transfer for the Ione Band

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Texas Federal Court Dismisses Suit against Gila River Telecommunications Company

Here are the materials in CHR Solutions Inc. v. Gila River Telecommunications Inc. (S.D. Tex.): 1 Complaint.pdfDownload 18 Motion to Dismiss.pdfDownload 24 Opposition.pdfDownload 25 Reply.pdfDownload

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California Federal Court Dismisses State’s Effort to Shut Down Alturas Rancheria Cigarette Sales

Here are the materials in State of California v. Azuma Corp. (E.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint.pdfDownload 13-1 Cal Motion for PI.pdfDownload 23 Azuma Opposition to 13.pdfDownload

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California COA Decides Donius v. County of San Diego [reservation easement dispute]

Here are the materials: Unpublished Opinion D080942.PDFDownload Opening Brief.pdfDownload County of San Diego Answer Brief.pdfDownload North County Transit District Answer Brief.pdfDownload Reply.pdfDownload

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Eighth Circuit Affirms Upward Departure from Sentencing Guidelines in Indian Country DV Case Based on 27 Prior Tribal Court Convictions

Here are the materials in United States v. Good Left: Unpublished Opinion: 231295U.pdfDownload Opening Brief.pdfDownload Government Brief.pdfDownload Reply.pdfDownload

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Federal Court Action Challenging Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Exclusion of Child Abusing Teachers

Here are the materials so far in Shaff v. Claymore (D.S.D.): 1 Complaint.pdfDownload 1-1 Emergency Petition to Exclude.pdfDownload 1-2 Civil Complaint in Frasier v Shaff.pdfDownload

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Texas Federal Court Dismisses Title VII Suit against Alaska Regional Corp.

Here are the materials in Balli v. Akima Global Services LLC (S.D. Tex.): 1 Complaint.pdfDownload 5 Motion to Dismiss.pdfDownload 8 Response.pdfDownload 9 Reply.pdfDownload 14 Magistrate

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