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California Indian Legal Services board seats open

The State Bar of California’s Office of Legal Services is seeking applications from attorneys interested in serving on the California Indian Legal Services Board of Directors. The deadline for applications is Sept. 7. CILS is a nonprofit Legal Services Corporation-funded program created to provide legal assistance to the rural poor. Interested applicants should apply by […]

Family and Juvenile Law: Transfers to Tribal Court under Indian Child Welfare Act

Invitation to Comment SPR15-27 Model Comments to Proposed Amendments to CRC (click to download in Word format) Comments are due by 5:00 p.m. June 17th. They may be emailed to: invitations@jud.ca.gov or submitted online at: http://www.courts.ca.gov/invitation-comment-form.htm?proposal=SPR15-27&deadline=June%2017,%202015. When submitted online, attachments (such as a pdf letter) may not be uploaded; comments must be copied and pasted […]

2015 Indian Child Welfare Act Summit

June 11, 2015 8:00am-5:00pm THE EVENT at Graton Resort & Casino 288 Golf Course Drive West Rohnert Park, CA 94928 Learn about the following Indian Child Welfare Act topics: Federal Initiatives and Regulations – Working Towards Justice President Obama’s Generation Indigenous Initiative – Engaging Tribal Youth Bureau of Children’s Justice – California Department of Justice […]