Tag Archives: Indian Health Care Improvement Act

Complaint and TRO in Oglala Sioux Tribe v. Burwell

Here. Opening sentences: The Tribe brings this action against the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) and its agency, the Indian Health Service (“IHS”) seeking redress for their decision to use $1.6 million in funds appropriated for the Pine … Continue reading

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Qui Tam Action against Duck Valley Shoshone Paiute Tribes Dismissed

Here is the order in United States ex rel. Howard v. Shoshone Paiute Tribes (D. Nev.): 2012-12-27 Order Dismissing Case Briefs are here.

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ICT Article on Paul Ryan’s American Indian Outlook

Here.

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Health Care Mandate Upheld

Opinion here  (or here: 11-393c3a2). The law includes the Indian Health Care Improvement Act, which apparently still stands as well. Tribal amicus brief is here.

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Materials (so far) in Qui Tam Action against Duck Valley Shoshone Paiute Tribes

Here are the pending materials in United States ex rel. Howard v. Shoshone Paiute Tribes (D. Nev.): Magistrate Order Denying Plaintiff Discovery Plan Tribal Motion to Dismiss Howard Opposition Tribal Reply

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California Appellate Court Dismisses Claims by Urban Indians against American Indian Health Consortium

Here are the materials in Jaimes v. American Indian Health & Services (Cal. App.): Jaimes Opinion AIHS Opening Brief Jaimes Opening Brief AIHS Reply Brief

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Supreme Court Grants Cert in All Pending Health Care Act Cases

Here is the order. Indian country could be affected if the Supreme Court strikes down enough of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to reach a conclusion that none of it could be severed and survive. While that seems … Continue reading

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Briefing in Cal. Appellate Case Involving State Recognition of Nonrecognized Tribes & the Indian Health Care Improvement Act

Here are the materials so far in Jaimes v. American Indian Health & Services: AIHS Opening Brief Jaimes Response Brief

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