Tag Archives: Chevron deference
Here. In this case, the GAL petitioned to remove the child from the mother’s care. This GAL has considerable issues with the application of ICWA: The GAL argued that since ICWA does not explicitly define what qualifies a witness as … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in State of New Mexico v. Dept. of Interior. Briefs here.
Tenth Circuit Briefs in New Mexico v. Dept. of Interior (Challenge to Part 291 Regs re: Pojoaque Pueblo)
Here are the briefs: Interior Opening Brief Pojoaque Opening Brief New Mexico Brief Interior Reply Brief Pojoaque Reply Brief Lower court materials here.
Here are the materials in State of New Mexico v. Dept. of Interior (D. N.M.): 37 Interior Motion for Summary J 39 New Mexico Motion for Summary J 40 Pojoaque Opposition 41 New Mexico Opposition 42 Interior Opposition 43 Pojoaque … Continue reading →
The petition is here. This case concerns the validity of25 CFR Part 291, the procedures established by the Secretary of the Interior to act as a “Seminole fix.” There is no serious chance the Court will grant cert in this … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion. Here is a link to our previous post that included several briefs, including the tribal brief. Congrats to the petitioners!
The D.C. Circuit will hear oral argument in the challenge to EPA’s regulations applying to coal-fired plants, New Jersey v. EPA, on December 6, 2007. The panel includes Judges Rogers, Tatel, and Brown. The order on oral argument is here: … Continue reading →