SCOTUS Denies Cert in Cases Involving Nottawaseppi Huron Band Potawatomi, Chippewa-Cree, and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes

Here is today’s order list.

The Court denied cert in Sequoia Capital Operations LLC v. Gingras; Spurr v. Pope; and Alabama-Coushatta Tribe v. Texas.

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, and the First Circuit have concluded, or not, as the Fifth Circuit has held.

Lower court materials here.

UPDATE:

ncai-amicus-brief.pdf

ysleta-amicus-curiae-brief.pdf

texas-bio.pdf