Tag Archives: Ninth Circuit

Ninth Circuit Panel Grants Rehearing in Knighton v. Cedarville Rancheria

Maybe this is nothing, but this is a little bit WEIRD . . . in that the Ninth Circuit’s opinions webpage links to an order granting rehearing (here) but there was no response brief docketed AND there is nothing on … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Decides Hestand v. Gila River Indian Community [Attorney Employment Claims]

Here is the unpublished opinion. Briefs here.

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Agency Cert Opposition Brief in Casino Pauma v. NLRB

Here: nlrb-bio-3.pdf Cert petition here.

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Havasupai Tribe v. Provencio Cert Petition [Grand Canyon Mine; NHPA Consultation]

Here: cert-petition-1.pdf Question presented: Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (“NHPA”), 54 U.S.C. § 306108, requires federal agencies to consult with Indian tribes and other interested parties to assess and mitigate the potential adverse impacts that a project … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Holds Exclusionary Rule Applies to Evidence Obtained in Violation of ICRA’s Fourth Amendment Counterpart

Here is the opinion in United States v. Cooley. Briefs here.

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Ninth Circuit Decides Chemehuevi Tribe v. Newsom [gaming compact dispute]

Here is the opinion. Briefs here.

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Ninth Circuit Motions Panel Denies TransCanada’s Motion for Stay in Challenge to Keystone XL Pipeline

Here is the order in Indigenous Environmental Network v. Dept. of State: ca9-order-denying-motion-for-stay.pdf Briefs: transcanada-motion-for-stay.pdf indigenous-environmental-network-opposition.pdf northern-plains-opposition.pdf fort-peck-amicus-brief.pdf transcanada-reply.pdf

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Ninth Circuit Decision in Knighton v. Cedarville Rancheria

Here is the opinion in Knighton v. Cedarville Rancheria of Northern Paiute Indians. Briefs here.

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Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of US in Frank’s Landing Gaming Case

Here is the opinion in Frank’s Landing Indian Community v. National Indian Gaming Commission. Briefs here.

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Teck Metals v. Colville Cert Petition

Here is the petition in Teck Metals Ltd. v. Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation (No. 18-1160): cert-petition.pdf Questions presented: 1. Whether the Ninth Circuit, in conflict with Morrison v. National Australia Bank Ltd., 561 U.S. 247 (2010), and RJR … Continue reading

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