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Find It Free And Fast On The Net: Strategies For Legal Research On The Web (2006), Michelle Rigual Dec 2006

Find It Free And Fast On The Net: Strategies For Legal Research On The Web (2006), Michelle Rigual

Faculty Scholarship

This presentation is a guide to researching legal issues on the internet. Basic search topics applicable to any database are discussed as well as specific strategies for finding free or inexpensive legal materials, effectively using new technologies such as blogs, RSS feeds, and podcasts. Additionally, attendees are warned to avoid outdated technologies and sources.


Shoshone-Paiute Tribes Decree For Water In Snake River Basin In Idaho, Fifth Judicial District Court, Twin Falls County, Idaho Dec 2006

Shoshone-Paiute Tribes Decree For Water In Snake River Basin In Idaho, Fifth Judicial District Court, Twin Falls County, Idaho

Native American Water Rights Settlement Project

Revised Consent Decree: Parties: Shoshone-Paiute Tribes, Idaho, United States, J.R. Simplot Company, Riddle Ranches. Duck Valley Reservation Contents: 1. Procedural History, Offer of Judgment. p.1; 2. Entry of Partial Final Decrees for Federal Reserved Water Rights. p.2; 3. Remaining Water Right Claims Disallowed, p.3; 4. Withdrawal of United States’ Objections to Riddle Ranch p.3; 5. Administration of Water Rights including tribal water code, p.3; 6. Waivers and Releases p.3; 7. No Establishment of Precedent, p.4; 8. Resolution and Finality, p.5; 9. Costs and Fees, p. 5; Attachment A, Consumptive Claim Numbers ...


Sexual Orientation And The Law: A Research Bibliography Selectively Annotating Legal Literature Through 2005, Steven K. Homer, Standing Committee On Lesbian And Gay Issues, Aall Social Responsibilities Special Interest Section Dec 2006

Sexual Orientation And The Law: A Research Bibliography Selectively Annotating Legal Literature Through 2005, Steven K. Homer, Standing Committee On Lesbian And Gay Issues, Aall Social Responsibilities Special Interest Section

Faculty Book Display Case

SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND THE LAW: A RESEARCH BIBLIOGRAPHY is a project of the Standing Committee on Lesbian and Gay Issues of the American Association of Law Libraries. This almost-500 page volume includes several features that the Standing Committee hopes will be useful to librarians and their patrons. These include: a description of the bibliography project from its origins in 1987; an introduction by Brad Sears, Executive Director of the Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation Law and Public Policy that places this literature into intellectual, historical and legal perspective; a reprint of the original 1994 bibligraphy as it appeared in Law ...


Oclc: Worldcat Collection Analysis Service And The Desert States Law Library Consortium, Michelle Rigual Dec 2006

Oclc: Worldcat Collection Analysis Service And The Desert States Law Library Consortium, Michelle Rigual

Faculty Scholarship

Looking and benefits and best practices of WorldCat Collection Analysis in a subject-specific consortium.

In November, 2005, the eight libraries of the Desert States Law Library Consortium (University of New Mexico, University of Arizona, Arizona State University, University of Colorado, University of Denver, University of Utah, Brigham Young, and University of Nevada Las Vegas) licensed OCLC's WorldCat Collection Analysis Service (WCA). WCA is designed to provide objective information concerning the makeup of a library's collection, including subject coverage, age of materials, languages of publication and material types and audience level. Multi-institution comparisons provide detail and summary views of ...


Worldcat Collection Analysis Service And The Desert States Law Library Consortium, Michelle Rigual Dec 2006

Worldcat Collection Analysis Service And The Desert States Law Library Consortium, Michelle Rigual

Faculty Scholarship

In November, 2005, the eight libraries of the Desert States Law Library Consortium (University of New Mexico, University of Arizona, Arizona State University, University of Colorado, University of Denver, University of Utah, Brigham Young, and University of Nevada Las Vegas) licensed OCLC's WorldCat Collection Analysis Service (WCA). WCA is designed to provide objective information concerning the makeup of a library's collection, including subject coverage, age of materials, languages of publication and material types and audience level. Multi-institution comparisons provide detail and summary views of how two or more collections overlap or differently specialize, subdivided by subject areas, languages ...


Fort Mcdowell Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Revision Act Of 2006, United States 109th Congress Nov 2006

Fort Mcdowell Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Revision Act Of 2006, United States 109th Congress

Native American Water Rights Settlement Project

Federal Legislation: Fort McDowell Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Revision Act of 2006 (PL 109-373, 120 Stat. 2650) This Act cancels the repayment obligation of the tribe under PL 101-628 and relieves the DOI secretary of its obligation to obtain mitigation property or develop additional farm acreage under the Act. [Source: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/STATUTE-120/pdf/STATUTE-120-Pg2650.pdf]


Public Safety And Criminal Justice, Kevin Washburn Nov 2006

Public Safety And Criminal Justice, Kevin Washburn

Faculty Scholarship

Conference Transcript from The New Realism: The Next Generation of Scholarship in Federal Indian Law


Governor Richardson's Task Force On Ethics Reform: Report Of Recommendations, Garrey E. Carruthers, Suellyn Scarneccia Oct 2006

Governor Richardson's Task Force On Ethics Reform: Report Of Recommendations, Garrey E. Carruthers, Suellyn Scarneccia

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

Governor Bill Richardson created the Governors Task Force on Ethics Reform to develop a comprehensive approach to reforming New Mexico's ethics and campaign finance laws. During the course of its work, the task force discussed issues pertinent to campaign finance, governmental conduct, legislative compensation and prevention and enforcement. After discussing the broad range of issues to be included in a recommended reform package, the task force members agreed to make recommendations to establish a state ethics commission; to limit the receipt of gifts by state officials; to establish campaign contribution limits; to strengthen campaign reporting laws; to provide legislative ...


Agenda--October 3, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Oct 2006

Agenda--October 3, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the October 3, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Water Forum 2006, Susan Kelly Oct 2006

Water Forum 2006, Susan Kelly

Publications

No abstract provided.


Draft Minutes Of The Seventh Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Sep 2006

Draft Minutes Of The Seventh Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

These are the minutes for the September 20-21, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Agenda--September 20-21, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Sep 2006

Agenda--September 20-21, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the September 20-21, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Amendment No. 1 To The Amended And Restated Gila River Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Agreement (2006), Gila River Indian Community, Et Al Sep 2006

Amendment No. 1 To The Amended And Restated Gila River Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Agreement (2006), Gila River Indian Community, Et Al

Native American Water Rights Settlement Project

No abstract provided.


Agenda--August 29, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

Agenda--August 29, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the August 29, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Subcommittee Report On The Establishment Of A State Ethics Commission, Jim Noel, Leonard Sanchez, Stuart Bluestone, Kathy Mccoy, Brad Winter, John Carey Aug 2006

Subcommittee Report On The Establishment Of A State Ethics Commission, Jim Noel, Leonard Sanchez, Stuart Bluestone, Kathy Mccoy, Brad Winter, John Carey

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

The establishment of a State Ethics Commission relates directly to ethics reform in the state of New Mexico. Such a commission does not exist in New Mexico, the establishment of which would represent a tangible and concrete manifestation of a state commitment to ethics reform, as well as the top-down expectation that state officials (elected or otherwise) will be held to the highest standard of conduct in the performance of their duties. In addition, while New Mexico does have statutory proscriptions against certain kinds or conduct or requiring other kinds of conduct (i.e., the Government Conduct Act, the Procurement ...


Approved Minutes Of The Fifth Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

Approved Minutes Of The Fifth Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

These are the minutes for the August 16, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Agenda--August 16, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

Agenda--August 16, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the August 16, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Materials: Part One (Bibliography), Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Materials: Part One (Bibliography), Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a listing of citations of state laws governing governmental ethics. This list includes citations from state ethics commissions as well as publications from the State Conference of State Legislatures.


Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Materials: Part Two (Bibliography), Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Materials: Part Two (Bibliography), Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a listing of citations of state laws governing governmental ethics. This list includes citations of material from state ethics commissions and the National Conference of State Legislatures.


New Mexico's Current Anti-Corruption/Ethics Laws: A Bibliography, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Aug 2006

New Mexico's Current Anti-Corruption/Ethics Laws: A Bibliography, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

A listing of citations for current (as of 2006) New Mexico anti-corruption and ethics laws.


Public Comments From July 26, 2006, Suellyn Scarnecchia Jul 2006

Public Comments From July 26, 2006, Suellyn Scarnecchia

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

After the taskforce adjourned on July 26, 2006, a group of people arrived to participate in the public comment portion of the meeting. The following is a summary of those comments and recommendations.


Approved Minutes Of The Fourth Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Jul 2006

Approved Minutes Of The Fourth Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

These are the minutes for the July 26, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Agenda--July 26, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Jul 2006

Agenda--July 26, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the July 26, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


The Commerce Clause, Interstate Compacts, And Marketing Water Across State Boundaries, Olen Paul Matthews, Michael Pease Jul 2006

The Commerce Clause, Interstate Compacts, And Marketing Water Across State Boundaries, Olen Paul Matthews, Michael Pease

Natural Resources Journal

No abstract provided.


An Economic Assessment Of The Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan, Rosalind Bark-Hodgins, Bonnie G. Colby Jul 2006

An Economic Assessment Of The Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan, Rosalind Bark-Hodgins, Bonnie G. Colby

Natural Resources Journal

No abstract provided.


A People's History Of Wilderness, Edited By Matt Jenkins, Laura Pritchett Jul 2006

A People's History Of Wilderness, Edited By Matt Jenkins, Laura Pritchett

Natural Resources Journal

No abstract provided.


The Rise And Fall Of The Ebro Water Transfer, Jose Albiac, Michael Hanemann, Javier Calatrava, Javier Uche, Javier Tapia Jul 2006

The Rise And Fall Of The Ebro Water Transfer, Jose Albiac, Michael Hanemann, Javier Calatrava, Javier Uche, Javier Tapia

Natural Resources Journal

No abstract provided.


Approved Minutes Of The Third Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Jun 2006

Approved Minutes Of The Third Meeting Of The Governor's Ethics And Campaign Finance Reform Task Force, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

These are the minutes for the June 28-29, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Agenda--June 28-29, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform Jun 2006

Agenda--June 28-29, 2006, Governor's Task Force On Ethics Reform

Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform (2006)

This is a proposed agenda for the June 28-29, 2006 meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform.


Soboba Band Of Luiseño Indians Settlement Agreement, Soboba Band Of Luiseño Indians Et Al Jun 2006

Soboba Band Of Luiseño Indians Settlement Agreement, Soboba Band Of Luiseño Indians Et Al

Native American Water Rights Settlement Project

Settlement Agreement: Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians Settlement Agreement of June 7, 2006, (final signatures Oct. 18, 2008) Parties: Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians, US, Eastern Municipal Water District, Lake Hemet Municipal Water District and Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. The Tribe is entitled to 9K acre-feet annually (afy) as a prior and paramount right. The districts agree to supply the Tribe water to the extent that it is not able to produce that amount. However, the Tribe agrees to limit its exercise of the right to 4,100 afy for 50 years. The Tribe may use water made ...