Tag Archives: Cherokee Nation v. Jewell

Tenth Circuit Affirms Interior’s Decision to Acquire Trust Land for United Keetoowah Band

Here is the opinion in Cherokee Nation v. Bernhardt. Briefs: federal-appellant-brief.pdf ukb-opening-brief.pdf cherokee-nation-answer-brief.pdf federal-reply.pdf ukb-reply.pdf lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Cherokee Nation v. Zinke (UKB Trust Acquisition)

Here they are (so far); Federal Brief Lower court materials in Cherokee Nation v. Jewell here.

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E.D. Okla. Rules in Favor of Cherokee Nation and Remands UKB Trust Application

Download the documents and materials in the matter of The Cherokee Nation v. Jewell et al, 14-cv-00428 (E.D. Okla. May 31, 2017): Doc. 67 – Plaintiff’s Merits Brief Doc. 77 – Intervenor-Defendants’ Response Merits Brief Doc. 78 – Cherokee Nation … Continue reading

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Briefs in Cherokee Nation Challenge to Interior’s Decision to Acquire Trust Land for United Keetoowah Band

Here are the updated materials in Cherokee Nation v. Jewell (N.D. Okla.): 132 Cherokee Nation Brief 135 Interior Response 136 UKB Response 139 Cherokee Nation Reply News coverage of the oral argument is here. Prior posts on this case here, … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Denies Stay in United Keetoowah Trust Acquisition Appeal

Here are the materials so far in Cherokee Nation v. Jewell: CA10 Order Denying Motion Interior Motion for Stay Cherokee Nation Response Interior Reply UKB Reply Lower court materials here, here, and here. H/T Pechanga.

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Judge Frizzell Grants TRO, Stopping UKB Trust Acquisition

Here is the minute order (no opinion yet): Minute order Briefs are here. News is here.

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Briefs in Cherokee Nation TRO Request re: UKB Trust Land Acquisition

Here are the updated materials in Cherokee Nation v. Jewell (N.D. Okla.): Cherokee Nation TRO Motion Interior Opposition UKB Opposition Cherokee Nation Reply News coverage here. Prior post here.

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