Tag Archives: District of Arizona

Judge Rayes Denies Stay Requested due to Government Shutdown

“The federal government’s voluntary refusal to pay for its own agency’s legal representation—despite ample resources to do so—does not constitute good cause for delaying this case.” 2019 01 10 order denying stay UPDATE (Background materials): 1 complaint 15 motion to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Allows Former Tribal Health Employee’s Suit to Proceed against Feds

Here are the materials in Goss v. United States (D. Ariz.): 1 Complaint 17 Tribal Motion to Dismiss 21 US Motion to Dismiss 28 Response to 21 29 Response to 17 32 US Reply 33 Tribal Reply 34 DCT Order

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Begay v. Office of Navajo and Hopi Relocation

Here: Opening Brief Answering Brief Lower court materials in Begay v. Office of Navajo and Hopi Relocation (D. Ariz.) here: 1 Complaint 44 Begay MSJ 58 US Response 60 Begay Reply 64 US Reply 66 DCT Order

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Federal Court Allows FTCA Suit re: Navajo Nation Police Vehicle Accident to Proceed

Here are the materials in Stearney v. United States (D. Ariz.): 59 Amended Complaint 92 US Motion for Summary J 108 Response 118 Reply 119 DCT Order

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Federal Trade Commission Sues Auto Dealership for Deceptive Trade Practices Near Navajo Reservation

Here is the complaint in FTC v. Tate’s Auto (D. Ariz.): ftc v. tate’s auto

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Federal Court Dismisses Part of Claim against Office of Navajo and Hopi Relocation [possibly the creepiest federal agency name]

Here are the materials so far in Tso v. Office of Navajo and Hopi Relocation (D. Ariz.): 1 complaint 17 motion to dismiss count ii 20 response 23 reply 24 dct order

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Update in Navajo Nation v. Dept. of the Interior (water rights case on remand)

Here: 2018-04-13 Doc 335 NN Mot Leave Intervene 2018-04-13 Doc 335-1 NN Memo in Support of Mot for Leave to Amend 2018-04-13 Doc 335-2 EX 1 – NN Proposed Third Amended Complaint On remand from the Ninth Circuit, the Nation … Continue reading

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Indian Students’ Claims against BIE School at Havasupai Survive Motion to Dismiss

Here are the materials in Stephen C. v. Bureau of Indian Education (D. Ariz.): 69 BIE Motion to Dismiss 76 Response 78 Havasupai Tribe Amicus Brief 82 Society of Indian Psychologists Amicus Brief 92 BIE Reply 100 DCT Order Complaint … Continue reading

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Navajo Nation Files Complaint Against US DOJ & City of Winslow Re Shooting Death of Loreal Tsingine

Here are the materials in Navajo Nation v. Sessions (D. Ariz.): 2018.3.27 – Complaint in Navajo Nation v Sessions – As Filed 2018.3.28 – PR Re Navajo Nation Files Complaint Re Shooting Death of Loreal Tsingine – FINAL

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Federal Court Rejects Habeas Petition Seeking Vacature of Major Crimes Act Domestic Violence Conviction [Hualapai]

Here are the materials in Smith v. United States (D. Ariz.): 1 Motion to Vacate 8 US Response 13 Reply 14 Magistrate Report 15 Objection 17 DCT Order

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