On Wednesday, Nov. 9, tribal leadership and legal experts from the Cherokee Nation, Morongo Band of Mission Indians, the Oneida Nation in Wisconsin; and the Quinault Indian Nation –four of the defending tribes in Brackeen v. Haaland – will give remarks in front of the U.S. Supreme Court following oral arguments. Time will be available for media questions.
WHO: Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin, Jr., Cherokee Nation; Chairman Charles Martin, Morongo Band of Mission Indians; Chairman Tehassi Hill, Oneida Nation; Fawn Sharp, Vice President of the Quinault Indian Nation; and legal experts.
WHAT: Remarks from tribal leadership. Time will be available for press questions.
WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 9, upon conclusion of oral arguments. Arguments are expected to end around 12:30-1:00 pm ET; as this may change, we ask that media please be flexible.
WHERE:In front of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1 First Street, Northeast; Washington, D.C.
For questions or to arrange interviews with tribal leadership, please email ICWA@skdknick.com.. For additional information from the defending tribes visit ProtectIndianKids.com