Wednesday, May 16, 2012

NARF Staff Attorney Melody McCoy to testify at U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs 

NARF Staff Attorney Melody McCoy to testify at U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing on Fulfilling the Federal Trust Responsibility: The Foundation of the Government-to-Government Relationship





Tomorrow, Thursday, May 17, 2012, NARF Staff Attorney Melody McCoy will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing on Fulfilling the Federal Trust Responsibility: The Foundation of the Government-to-Government Relationship.  The hearing will begin at 2:15pm EST and a live webcast will be available here.  
For a full list of the hearing participants, see below.

Panel #  1

Ms. Melody McCoy
Staff Attorney
Native American Rights Fund, Boulder, CO

Mr. Matthew L. M. Fletcher
Professor of Law and Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center
Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, MI

Mr. Daniel Rey-Bear
Partner
Nordhaus Law Firm, LLP, Albuquerque, NM


Panel #  2

The Honorable Levi Pesata
President
Jicarilla Apache Nation, Dulce, NM

Mr. Ray Halbritter
Nation Representative
Oneida Indian Nation, Verona, NY

The Honorable Fawn Sharp
President
Quinault Indian Nation, Taholah, WA

The Honorable Brooklyn D. Baptiste
Vice-Chairman
Nez Perce Tribe, Lapwai, ID