Tag Archives: Poarch Band of Creek Indians v. Wilkes

SCOTUS Denies Cert in Poarch Band v. Wilkes

Here is the order list. Cert stage materials are here.

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SG Recommends GVR in Poarch Band v. Wilkes

Here is the brief: sg-invitation-brief-1.pdf An excerpt: This brief is submitted in response to the Court’s order inviting the Solicitor General to express the views of the United States. After the petition for a writ of certiorari was filed, amendments … Continue reading

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No Grants, 1 CVSG from SCOTUS Long Conference

Here is today’s order list. The Court denied cert in Lummi Tribe v. US, County of Amador v. DOI, Fort Peck v. HUD, and Makah v. Quileute. The Court asked for the views of the Solicitor General in Poarch Band … Continue reading

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Poarch Band of Creek Indians v. Wilkes Cert Stage Materials

Here: Poarch Band et al v Wilkes petition for writ 17-1175 Indian Law Scholars amicus brief UnitedSouthandEasternTribes inc. wilkes brief in opposition Reply sg-invitation-brief-1.pdf 17-1175SupplementalBriefForRespondents Petitioners Supplemental Brief Lower court materials here.

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