Course Materials

9th Annual Tribal Leadership Conference: Transitions • September 25 - 26, 2018 • Pueblo of Isleta, NM
Tuesday, September 25th

8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Plenary – Tribal Sovereignty and Federal Indian Law
1 of 2 – Wolfley – Plenary Description
2 of 2 – Tribal Sovereignty & Fed Indian Law

10:15 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
Indian Case Law Update
1 of 1 – Thomas – Session Description

Specialty Courts: Path to Wellness Program, Native American Healing to Wellness Court, and Veterans Court
1 of 4 – Specialty Courts – Session Description
2 of 4 – Pueblo of Pojoaque Path to Wellness Program
3 of 4 – Native American Healing to Wellness Court
4 of 4 – Veterans Court

12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Plenary – Indian Country Federal Policy Update: Outlook for Fiscal Year 2019 Appropriations and Legislation in Remainder of 2018
1 of 6 – Harte – Plenary Session
2 of 6 – Federal Policy Outlook (9-25-18)
3 of 6 – VAWA 2018 Title IX summary
4 of 6 – NIGA sports betting summary 08-2018
5 of 6 – Farm Bill Conferees Letter on Tribal Forestry Contract Program
6 of 6 – Farm Bill House-Senate comparison (2018)

1:45 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Being Your Own Lobbyist: Tips for Navigating the Federal Government and Best Practices in Securing State Appropriations
1 of 4 – Harte and Martinez – Session Description
2 of 4 – Federal Government (9-24-18)
3 of 4 – Securing State Appropriations_Rebecca Martinez (9-25-18)
4 of 4 – Church Rock Senior Center

Preparing a Certified Lower Court Record for Appeals
1 of 7 – Padilla and Hinson – Session Description
2 of 7 – Preparing a Certified Lower Court Record for Appeals (09-18) ppt
3 of 7 – APP-RUL01 (Appellate Rules) – 2018
4 of 7 – Sample Lower Court Record Certification-2
5 of 7 – SWITCA Duties of the Tribal Court Clerk (2017)
6 of 7 – SWITCA Case Management (2017)
7 of 7 – Sample Docket (Index) Sheet-2

3:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Effective Governance Through Strategic Communications
1 of 2 – Bluehouse – Session Description
2 of 2 – Effective Governance

Tribal Court Jury Trials
1 of 2 – Fox and Flores – Session Description
2 of 2 – Tribal Court Jury Trials

Wednesday, September 26th

9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Plenary – Proactive Approaches to Avoiding Habeas Corpus Petitions
1 of 3 – Proactive Approaches – Plenary Description
2 of 3 – Proactive Approaches to Avoiding Habeas Corpus Petitions
3 of 3 – PYT VAWA Experience

10:45 a.m. Concurrent Sessions
Native Vote: Strategies for Increasing Native Voter Turnout
1 of 1 – Toulouse Oliver and Reval – Session Description

Fundamental Court Processes, Calendaring Techniques, Service of Process
1 of 2 – Salazar and Fritzsche – Session Description
2 of 2 Fundamental Court Processes

12:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker and AILC, Inc.
Keynote
1 of 1 Clinton – Tribal Sovereignty – Tribal Responsibility

AILC, Inc.
1 of 2 – The Work We Do
2 of 2 – Strengthening the Pipeline