Tag Archives: Ninth Circuit

Ninth Circuit Briefs in Swinomish v. BNSF

Here: BNSF opening brief Swinomish answer brief Other posts here.  

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Casino Pauma v. NLRB Cert Petition

Here: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Should this Court reconsider Chevron? 2. Does the National Labor Relations Act apply to Indian tribes?  3. Does the employee-to-employee solicitation rule in Republic Aviation empower employees to solicit customers in business “guest areas” like restrooms … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Agua Caliente Tribe of Cupeno Indians v. Black

Here are the briefs: opening brief answer brief reply Oral argument video here.

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Rabang v. Kelly I: Ninth Circuit Awards Nooksack Disenrollees $91K in Prevailing Party Fees

Here: 51 11-21-18 Supplemental Opposition to the Amount of Fees Requested 52 11-26-18 Appellees’ Supplemental Reply in Support of Application for Attorney’s Fees 53 12-13-18 Order  

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Ninth Circuit Decides California Valley Miwok Tribe v. Zinke

Here is the unpublished opinion. Briefs here. Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Rabang v. Kelly II

Here: 6. Opening Brief of Plaintiffs-Appellants 11. Appellee Chief Judge Ray Dodge’s Answering Brief 13. Answering Brief of Kelly Defendants-Appellants 21. Reply Case tag here.

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Ninth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Intra-Tribal Property Dispute at Bishop Paiute

Here is the unpublished opinion in Napoles v. Rogers. Briefs: Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Knighton v. Cedarville Rancheria

Here: Opening Brief Tribe Answer Brief Reply Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in California Valley Miwok Tribe v. Zinke

Here: appellant-brief.pdf tribal-appellee-brief1.pdf federal-answer-brief.pdf reply-1.pdf Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in FMC Corp. v. Shoshone-Bannock Tribes

Here: FMC Opening Brief Tribal Appellee Brief FMC Reply Prior posts here.

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