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Ninth Circuit Partially Reinstates Section 1983 Claim against San Bernardino County Law Enforcement

Here is the opinion in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon. An excerpt: It is undisputed that the Sheriff cannot enforce regulatory traffic laws in “Indian country.” See 18 U.S.C. § 1162; 28 U.S.C. § 1360. “Indian country” includes, but is not limited to, land within … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon

Here: Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply Prior posts here.

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Federal Court Rejects Chemehuevi Tribe Effort to Stop County Interference with Tribal Police

Here are the materials in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon (C.D. Cal.): 57 Defendants Motion 61-1 Tribe Motion 62 Defendants Response 64 Tribe Motion 68 Defendants Reply 71 Tribe Reply 84 DCT Order

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San Bernadino County Sheriff Enjoined from Citing On-Reservation Tribal Members for Traffic Violations

Here are the materials in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon (C.D. Cal.): 13-1 Tribe Motion 14 Opposition 24 Supplemental Opposition 26 Reply 32 Tribe Supplemental Brief 35 Response to 32 51 DCT Order We posted the complaint here.

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