SCOTUS Grants Cert in Denezpi v. United States

Cert Petition of Merle Denezpi

Question Presented:

Is the Court of Indian Offenses of Ute Mountain Ute Agency a federal agency such that Merle Denezpi’s conviction in that court barred his subsequent prosecution in a United States District Court for a crime arising out of the same incident?

United States’ Brief in Opposition

United States v Denezpi Tenth Circuit Opinion