Tag:tribal law

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case Over Navajo Nation Water Rights

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear appeals on water rights of the Navajo Nation in a case revolving around water law and tribal law.

Gov. Polis Appoints William Furse to the 22nd Judicial District Court

Gov. Jared Polis on Aug. 31 appointed William Furse to the 22nd Judicial District Court, effective Jan. 10, 2023.

Supreme Court Expands State Criminal Jurisdiction in Indian Country

Charlene Koski, a litigator at Van Ness Feldman, explains the recent SCOTUS ruling in Oklahoma v. Castro Huerta in this opinion article.

Pandemic Challenges Pile Up for Tribal Courts

The pandemic has brought into stark relief the challenges to Native American tribes' ability to keep courts running remotely