Oral argument: Baby Girl Case

Hear the Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl Audio Arguments On April 16, 2013 the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the case of Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl. An audio recording of those arguments can be heard by clicking this link.

Reservation Source Income

TRIBAL ALERT FTB: RESERVATION SOURCE INCOME —- NOT SUBJECT TO TAXATION Tribal leaders please circulate to all members The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) has determined that income earned by a tribal member who lives and works on his or her reservation are not subject...

Baby Girl transcript

Transcript available for Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl Supreme Court hearing The hearing was held April, 16th, 2013. Link to the 64-page transcript here. An audio recording of the hearing will be available by the end of the week.

Amicus Brief Thank You

Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl Amicus Brief available for viewing On March 28, 2013 California Indian Legal Services (CILS) and Maureen Geary with Maier, Pfeffer, Kim & Geary, filed an amicus brief (“friend of the court brief”) on behalf of 63 California tribes and...