CLE# 2005-021: Alaska Native Law Update: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You!
Date: Friday, February 11, 2005
Course Materials Only:
*No CLE credit for materials only.
Cherokee Nation v. Thompson: a review of the case and Lloyd Miller’s recent oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court; Alaska Native Justice Commission Update; Alaska Attorney General’s recent opinion on ICWA; legislative update on the energy bill, transportation bill, and Indian Health Care Improvement Act; and case law highlights: the U.S. Supreme Court’s Lara Opinion.
Tim Burgess, U.S. Attorney, District of Alaska; Andy Harrington, Alaska Legal Services; Natalie Landreth, Native American Rights Fund; attorneys Myra Munson and Melanie Osborne; and Pete Petersen, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.