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Fletcher Paper on States and American Indian Citizenship Rights (+ ICWA)

Here is “States and Their American Indian Citizens,” recently published in the American Indian Law Review.

An excerpt:

This article is intended to provide a theoretical framework for tribal advocates seeking to approach state and local governments to discuss cooperation with Indian nations, with a special emphasis on Indian child welfare.

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Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

NCJFCJ Releases Indian Child Welfare Act Judicial Benchbook

October 31, 2017

Publication Improves Court Practice in Indian Child Welfare Act Cases

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) has announced the release of theĀ  840 more words

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Pigs In Heaven - by Barbara Kingsolver (1993)

Who is your family, and where is home? Is it the ones you share a bloodline with, and their community? Or is it your adoptive parents and the new place you live? 224 more words

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A Right-Wing Think Tank Is Trying to Bring Down the Indian Child Welfare Act. Why? | The Nation


Possibly the critical portion of this article is the last paragraph, which confirms that Goldwater has absolutely no interest whatsoever in helping Indian children: 86 more words

Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher