Category Archives: treaty rights

Community Forum: 40 Years after the Fox Decision (June 3, 2019)

Here (fox-decision-flyer.pdf):

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News Coverage on Herrera v. Wyoming Decision

SCOTUSBlog (Greg Ablavsky) Slate Reuters NYTs NPR Bloomberg Link to decision and materials here.

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SCOTUS Reverses in Herrera v. Wyoming (5-4)

Here. Background materials here.

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Bay Mills Indian Community Comments on Operation and Future of Line 5

Here: bmic-letter-to-gov.-whitmer-line-5-future-5-10-19.pdf

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Salmon & Orca Recovery Panel at WSBA Indian Law Section CLE

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Federal Court Orders Partial Supplementation to Dakota Access Pipeline Administrative Record

Here is the order in Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. United States Army Corps of Engineers (D.D.C.): SRST v USACOE

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Updated Pleadings in Little Traverse Reservation Case

Here are the updated pleadings in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer (W.D. Mich.): 568 Municipal Defendants Motion for Summary Judgment 572 Governor Motion to Dismiss on Jurisdiction 579 Property Owners Motion 582 Governor Motion for Summary … Continue reading

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Amended Complaint in Keystone XL Challenge

Here is the pleading in Rosebud Sioux Tribe v. Trump (D. Mont.): Doc. 51-1 Proposed Amended Complaint Other Keystone XL posts here.

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Unkechaug Nation Fishing Rights Case Survives Motion to Dismiss

Here are the materials in Unkechaug Indian Nation v. New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation (E.D. N.Y.): 1 Complaint 27 Unkechaug Opposition to 28 28-1 NY Motion to Dismiss 29 Reply 38 DCT Order

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“Waters of the United States” Comments by Michigan Tribal Interests

CORA, GTB, and Bay Mills comments on EPA’s proposal to change the definition of “Waters of the United States.” Bay Mills-WOTUS Comments Regarding EPA-HQ-OW-2018-0149 CORA Comments WOTUS 2019 GTB 4-12-19 letter +map

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