Category Archives: treaty rights

News Profile of GTB/Enviro Groups’ Appeal against Nestlé

Here is “Legal gears on Nestle water cases grind slowly in Michigan” from MLive.

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Briefs in Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Fort Belknap Indian Community v. Trump (Keystone XL)

Here are the briefs on the United States’ and TransCanada’s Motions to Dismiss Rosebud and Fort Belknap’s treaty and jurisdiction claims regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline. TransCanada Motion to Dismiss US Motion to Dismiss Rosebud and Fort Belknap Response US … Continue reading

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Gizmodo: “The Battle for Bad River”

Here. The tribe’s suit is here.

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Federal Court Affirms Yakama Reservation Boundaries

Here are the materials in Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. Klickitat County (E.D. Wash.): 1 Complaint 16 Motion to Dismiss 23 Response 24 Reply 25 DCT Order Denying Motion to Dismiss 36 Tribe Motion for PI … Continue reading

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Tribal Motions for Summary Judgment in Standing Rock v. Army Corps [Dakota Access Pipeline]

Here are the new materials in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.): 418 DCT Order on Administrative Record 433-2 Standing Rock Motion for Summary Judgment 434-2 Oglala Motion for Summary Judgment 435-1 Yankton Motion … Continue reading

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Michigan Radio Stateside Interview re: LTBB Reservation Boundaries Case

Here is the page. The specific link is here.

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Federal Court Decides Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer [formerly Snyder]

Here is the order: 627-dct-order-1.pdf Briefs here. Case page here.

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State Criminal Fishing Case against Hazen Shopbell Dismissed

Here is the opinion in State of Washington v. Shopbell (Wash. Super. Ct. — Skagit County): order.pdf Prior case involving Shopbell is here.

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Penobscot/US v. Maine En Banc Stage Briefs

The petitions, filed two years ago, are here. The court’s order requesting a response is here: ca1-order-2.pdf Here is the state’s response and the petitioners’ reply briefs: maine-response.pdf penobscot-reply.pdf us-reply.pdf Case page here.

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Michigan Public Radio: “Grand Traverse Band tribal member appeals to UN for help getting compensation over broken 1885 treaty”

Here.

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