Federal Court Holds Buena Vista Rancheria is Beneficiary of Mandatory Trust Acquisition Provision of Hardwick Settlement

Here are the materials in Hardwick v. United States (N.D. Cal.):

364 Motion to Enforce Judgment

381 US Opposition

385 Reply

391 DCT Order

Update (1/27/21):

392 DCT Order Denying Sanctions

Federal Court Dismisses Effort to Reopen Hardwick v. United States re: Picayune Rancheria (Chukchansi) Leadership

Here are the materials:

DCT Order Denying Motion to Enforce

Ramirez Family Motion

USA Response

Picayune Rancheria Response

Ramirez Family Reply


Federal Court Defers Decision in Nisenan Maidu Tribe v. Salazar

The plaintiffs, who are seeking federal recognition under Hardwick v. United States, will seek individual relief under that case instead.

Here are the materials:

Plaintiff Motion to Proceed in Hardwick

DCT Order Deferring Case