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Update: Penobscot Nation v. Mills

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Update: Penobscot Nation v. Mills

Wabanaki Legal News, Fall 2016

By Ethan Plaut, Esq.

Since our last issue, there has been a major development in the case known as Penobscot Nation v. Mills, or the “Penobscot River Case.”  This is a case about what sovereign rights the Penobscot Nation has in the Penobscot River. 

New Rules Allow Tribal Members to Gather Plants on National Park Land

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New Rules Allow Tribal Members to Gather Plants on National Park Land

Wabanaki Legal News, Fall 2016

By James Mitchell, Esq.

 

A Criminal History Can Keep You from Crossing the Border

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A Criminal History Can Keep You from Crossing the Border

But it May Be Possible to Enter Canada if you Apply for “Rehabilitation”

Wabanaki Legal News, Fall 2016

By James Mitchell, Esq.