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California Court of Appeals Holds ICWA Doesn't Apply Where Pala Band Member Child is Disenrolled During Adoption Proceedings

Here is the unpublished opinion in In re K.P.:

In re K.P.

An excerpt:

Michelle T., a member of the Pala Band of Mission Indians, contends that the juvenile court violated the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), title 25 United States Code section 1901 et seq.

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Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Ninth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Challenge to Pala Disenrollments

Here is the unpublished opinion in Allen v. Smith:

031.1 – Memorandum Disposition(83952089_1)


This relief sought by the Appellants clearly operates against the Tribe. The… 86 more words

Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Three (Unpublished) California ICWA Cases

One notice opinion involving relationships with the Pala Band of Mission Indians and perhaps a Cahuilla tribe, but of course, the department would have to send notice to determine that. 400 more words

Author: Kate E. Fort

2015 Procopio Native American Practice Group Internships Awarded to Anna Hohag and Nichole Alex

By: Theodore J. Griswold | Partner | ted.griswold@procopio.com

Procopio is pleased to welcome Anna Hohag (University of Arizona) and Nichole “Nikke” Alex (University of New Mexico) as the 2015 summer interns for the firm’s Native American Practice Group. 436 more words

Borgata, Pala Indian Tribe Approved For Online Gambling In NJ

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – New Jersey gambling regulators have approved a California Indian tribe’s request to offer Internet gambling in conjunction with Atlantic City’s… 216 more words