Category Archives: Indian gaming

Alabama-Coushatta Tribe Cert Petition in Gaming Matter

Here is the petition in Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas v. Texas: alabama-coushatta-tribe-of-texas-cert-petition.pdf Questions presented: Whether IGRA authorizes gaming on tribal lands previously governed by trust statutes that prohibited gaming, as the National Indian Gaming Commission, the Department of the Interior, … Continue reading

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Connecticut Appellate Court Vacates Attorney Fees Order Directed at Foxwoods Casino Games Vendor

Here is the opinion in Town of Ledyard v. WMS Gaming, Inc.: PDF

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Additional Amended Final Judgments in Aquinnah Wampanoag Gaming Case

Here are the additional materials in Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) (D. Mass.): 201 Amended Final Judgment 205 State Motion to Amend 207 Tribe Motion to Stay Judgment 208 Opposition to 205 215 Second Amended … Continue reading

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MGM Sues Interior over Off-Rez Gaming in Connecticut

Here is the complaint in MGM Resorts Global Development LLC v. Dept. of Interior (D.D.C.): 1-complaint

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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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Interior & Spokane Tribe Prevail over Spokane County & Kalispel Tribe re: Spokane Casino

Here are the materials in Kalispel Tribe of Indians v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Wash.): 79 Kalispe MSJ 82 Spokane County MSJ 96 Spokane Tribe Cross MSJ 98 DOI Cross MSJ 113 Kalispel Reply 114 Spokane County Reply 115 Spokane … Continue reading

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Summary Judgment Motions in Stand Up v. Interior [Wilton Rancheria]

Here are the materials in Stand Up for California! v. Dept. of Interior (D.D.C.): 57 Motion to Supplement Record 59 Tribe Opposition 60 DOI Opposition 61 Reply 62 DCT Order Denying Motion to Supplement Record 70 Second Motion to Compel … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Stand Up for California! v. Dept. of Interior [No. 18-16830]

Here: Opening Brief North Fork Brief Federal Brief Reply Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Club One Casino v. Dept. of Interior [Challenge to IRA Section 5]

Here: Opening Brief DOI Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials here.

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Settlement Materials in Pojoaque Gaming Funds Forfeiture Matter

Here are the materials in United States v. Approximately $10,128,847.42 (D. N.M.): 59-1-settlement-agreement-and-release 59-motion-for-final-judgment 60-final-judgment-and-dismissal

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