Category Archives: gaming

Ninth Circuit Materials in JW Gaming Development v. James [Pinoleville Pomo Nation]

Here are the briefs: opening-brief-2.pdf answer-brief-1.pdf reply-4.pdf Lower court materials here. Oral argument video:

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Koi Nation v. U.S. Dept. of Interior [Restored Lands Exception]

Complaint Answer Brief on Motion for Summary Judgment Response to Motion for SJ Reply Memorandum Opinion

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Rincon Band Sues Larry Flynt over Illegal Gambling

Here is the complaint in Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians v. Flynt (Cal. Super.): Complaint

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NYTs: “Indian Tribes Dig In to Gain Their Share of Sports Betting”

Here.

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Federal Court Affirms Sault Ste. Marie Tribe’s Sovereign Immunity to Bankruptcy Proceeding

Here are the materials in the matter of Buchwald Capital Advisors, LLC v. Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, 16-cv-13643 (E.D. Mich. January 23, 2018)(In re: Greektown Holdings, LLC, #08-53104, Bankr. E.D. Mich.): Doc. 9 – Amended Brief of … Continue reading

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Thunderbird Strike!

Here. In the 2D sidescroller Thunderbird Strike, fly from the Tar Sands to the Great Lakes as a thunderbird protecting Turtle Island with searing lightning against the snake that threatens to swallow the lands and waters whole. Congrats to Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Stockbridge-Munsee/Ho-Chunk Nation/Wisconsin Gaming Compact Dispute Dismissed as Moot

Here are the materials in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 8 motion for pi 27 state response 37 ho-chunk response 39 reply 57 ho-chunk motion for judgment on pleadings 58 stockbridge opposition 62 reply 67 dct order

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News Profile of Michigan Online Gambling Bill + Tribal Opposition

Here.

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Second Circuit Rejects MGM Challenge to Connecticut Gaming Law

Here are the materials in MGM Resorts International v. Malloy: CA2 Opinion MGM Brief Connecticut Brief Reply

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E.D. Okla. Rules in Favor of Cherokee Nation and Remands UKB Trust Application

Download the documents and materials in the matter of The Cherokee Nation v. Jewell et al, 14-cv-00428 (E.D. Okla. May 31, 2017): Doc. 67 – Plaintiff’s Merits Brief Doc. 77 – Intervenor-Defendants’ Response Merits Brief Doc. 78 – Cherokee Nation … Continue reading

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