Tag Archives: 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie

The Atlantic: “Can Congress Void a Tribal Treaty Without Telling Anyone?”

Coverage of the Herrera v. Wyoming argument, here.

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Greg Abalvsky Commentary on the Herrera Argument

From SCOTUSBlog, here.

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Oral Argument Transcript in Herrera v. Wyoming

Here. Background materials here.

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Herrera v. Wyoming SCOTUS Background Materials

Here are the merit stage briefs: Petitioner Petitioner’s Brief 17-532 tsac Indian Law Professors Crow Tribe Amicus Brief Eastern Shoshone Amicus Brief Natural Resources Law Professors Brief NCAI Brief PACIFIC AND INLAND NORTHWEST TREATY TRIBES Brief Public Health Scholars Brief … Continue reading

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Atlantic: “A 400-Mile Ride to Mark 150 Years of the Fort Laramie Peace Treaty”

Here. Also, in The Guardian: “Riding with Native Americans – in pictures”

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SCOTUS Grants Herrera v. Wyoming

Here is today’s order list. Here is the tag for Herrera v. Wyoming.

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US Recommends Grant in Herrera v. Wyoming

Here is the invitation brief: 17-532 Herrera (ac pet) UPDATE: respondent supplemental brief petitioner supplemental brief Other cert stage briefs here.

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Herrera v. Wyoming Cert Petition

Here: 2017-10-05 Herrera Cert Petition Question presented: Whether Wyoming’s admission to the Union or the establishment of the Bighorn National Forest abrogated the Crow Tribe of Indians’ 1868 federal treaty right to hunt on the “unoccupied lands of the United States,” thereby permitting the … Continue reading

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New Scholarship on Standing Rock, Treaties, and the Supremacy Clause

Carla F. Fredericks & Jesse D. Heibel have posted “Standing Rock, the Sioux Treaties, and the Limits of the Supremacy Clause,” forthcoming in the University of Colorado Law Review. Here is the abstract: The controversy surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline … Continue reading

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Federal Circuit Revives “Bad Men Clause” Claim

Here are the materials in Jones v. United States. Opinion Briefs: Jones Brief US Response Brief Reply  

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