Defending Tribal Sovereignty: The Ongoing Battle Over "Meaningful Consultation" and Self-Governance Over Natural and Cultural Resources (On-Demand CLE)

    Defending Tribal Sovereignty: The Ongoing Battle Over "Meaningful Consultation" and Self-Governance Over Natural and Cultural Resources (On-Demand CLE)
    CLE 90 min

    Defending Tribal Sovereignty: The Ongoing Battle Over "Meaningful Consultation" and Self-Governance Over Natural and Cultural Resources (On-Demand CLE)

    Learn about the ongoing struggle between tribes and federal agencies over the government’s obligation as trustee to engage in “meaningful consultation” about actions impacting Indian Country. Hear our experts discuss the key concepts of government-to-government consultation and its sources in Executive Order 13175, the National Historic Preservation Act, the federal government’s trust obligation, and more.

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    The Dakota Access Pipeline, Bears Ears National Monument, de-listing of the gray wolf and the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem Grizzly Bear, and the Bureau of Land Management’s rule regulating hydraulic fracturing on Federal and Indian land. These high-profile courtroom dramas are about more than the protection and use of natural resources: they encapsulate the ongoing struggle between tribes and federal agencies over the government’s obligation as trustee to engage in “meaningful consultation” about actions impacting Indian Country. These developments are just the latest in a centuries-long debate about the meaning of tribal sovereignty, and they offer an indigenous perspective into the promise of true environmental justice.

    Government-to-government consultation is an amorphous concept, cobbled together from executive actions, statutes protecting historic and cultural artifacts, and assorted agency-driven policies and directives. It is even the subject of proposed legislation to clarify, once and for all, the federal government’s responsibility to involve the nation’s 573 tribal governments in agency decision-making that directly affects their rights, lands, and values. This is an issue that cuts across multiple practice areas—administrative law, environmental law, civil rights, and the federal government's trust responsibility to Indian tribes.

    Our panel will evaluate the latest developments and offer perspectives on how tribes can take the lead in defining meaningful consultation and building their own capacity.

    Sponsored by:
    Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, and the Section's Committee on Native American Resources

    Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice and the Section's Environmental Justice Committee


    Moderator:
    Sarah Krakoff, Raphael J. Moses Professor of Law, University of Colorado Law School, Denver, CO

    Speakers:
    Robert A. Hershey, Professor Emeritus, Indigenous Law & Policy Program, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, Tucson, AZ
    Claudia Nissley, President, Nissley Environmental, Inc., Longmont, CO
    Jeremy J. Patterson, Partner, Fredericks, Peebles & Morgan LLP, Louisville, CO

    Product Details

    Moderators

    Sarah Krakoff

    Panelists

    Claudia Nissley, Jeremy Joseph Patterson, Robert L Hershey IV

    Sponsors

    Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources

    Product Code

    NR180523OLC

    Duration

    90

    Publication Date

    5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM

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