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Domestic Relations: Child Custody-Tribal Court Jurisdiction-Non-Native American Parent

Plaintiffs filed suit against the Department of Human Services, the local county and two tribal courts, contesting the tribal court’s jurisdiction over plaintiff Kimberly Watso’s child-custody proceedings for her children. Although Watso was not Native American, her children were through ...

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Domestic Relations: Child Custody- Court’s Termination of Jurisdiction- Late Filing of Appeal

Where father failed to assert facts demonstrating the untimely appeal was not due to father’s culpable conduct and where the juvenile court’s termination of custody left no determination for appellate review and left father In same position as prior to ...

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