Robert Anderson

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Director, Native American Law Center
Professor of Law

Phone: (206) 685-2861

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  • - KUOW Last week a superior court judge ruled that a so-called “view-killing” cabin in the Methow Valley must go. UW Law Professor Robert Anderson says this is an unusual case for property law in Washington state and it affects all of us. (10/21/14)
  • - Al Jazeera
    The Narragansetts are not the only ones struggling with litigation. The Carcieri decision has been followed by more than 15 federal lawsuits challenging Indian land rights.
    "The court's ruling has been at the bottom of much delay in the trust land acquisition process," Robert Anderson, an Indian law expert at the University of Washington, told Al Jazeera. "Uncertainty and delay is the enemy of economic development."
  • - The Desert Sun The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday weighed in to support the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in its lawsuit against two water districts, backing the tribe's claims that the local agencies are infringing upon its rights by over-pumping groundwater from the Coachella Valley's aquifer. (5/13/14)

Last updated 5/5/2014