Tag Archives: D.C. Circuit

D.C. Circuit Strikes Down Tribal Rural Limitation on Broadband Lifeline Project

Here is the opinion in National Lifeline Association v. FCC. Briefs: National Lifeline Brief Tribal Brief FCC Brief National Lifeline Reply Tribal Reply

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D.C. Circuit Grants Hoopa Tribe Petition re: Klamath River Hydropower

Here is the opinion in Hoopa Valley Tribe v. FERC. Briefs here.

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Opposition Briefs in Stand Up For California v. Dept. of Interior

Here: North Fork Rancheria Opposition Brief US Opposition Brief UPDATE 12/12/18): Reply Cert petition here.

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D.C. Circuit Grants Oglala Sioux Tribe Petition for Review of Black Hills Uranium Mining Approval

Here is the opinion in Oglala Sioux Tribe v. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Briefs here.

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Stand Up For California v. Dept. of Interior Cert Petition

Here: sufc cert petition Questions presented: 1. This case presents the question whether the Secretary may conclude that a casino “would not be detrimental to the surrounding community” despite uncontroverted evidence the casino will have unmitigated detrimental impacts to the community. … Continue reading

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D.C. Circuit Rejects HCI Tax Recordkeeping Immunity Claim

Here is the opinion in Ho-Chunk, Inc. v. Sessions. Briefs here.

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Seminole Tribe v. FCC Petition for Review [NHPA]

Here is the petition in Seminole Tribe of Florida v. Federal Communications Commission (D.C. Cir.): complaint

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Oklahoma Tribes Challenge FCC Wireless Infrastructure Siting Rule

Here is the petition in United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma v. Federal Communications Commission (D.C. Cir.): amended fcc petition as filed

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D.C. Circuit Rules in Favor of Feds/Tribe in Butte County v. Chaudhuri

Here is the opinion: Opinion Briefs here.

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D.C. Circuit Affirms Interior Trust Acquisition for North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians

Here is the opinion in Stand Up for California! v. Dept. of Interior: Stand Up Opinion Briefs here.

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