Tag Archives: Pueblo of Jemez v. United States

Opinion in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States

Here is the opinion: 404 DCT Opinion An excerpt: THIS MATTER comes before the Court on the bench trial held on October 29-November 20, 2018; November 29-November 30, 2018; December 3, 2018; December 5, 2018; and December 13, 2018. The primary issue is … Continue reading

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Jemez Pueblo Loses Claim to Valles Caldera National Preserve

Here are (some of) the materials in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D. N.M.): 387 Jemez Trial Brief 399 DCT Judgment An excerpt: THIS MATTER comes before the Court on the Court’s Sealed Memorandum Opinion, Findings of Fact, Conclusions of … Continue reading

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Federal Court Decision on the Use of Native Oral History to Establish Aboriginal Title

Here is the order in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D. N.M.): 326-mmo opinion order re oral traditional evidence testimon 11518 Prior posts here.

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Federal Court Memorandum on Aboriginal Title Matters in Pueblo of Jemez Land Claim

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D.N.M.): 236 Pueblo Motion in Limine 247 Opposition 261 Reply 317-memorandum opinion and order 102518 Prior posts here.

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Federal Court Issues Protective Order re: Sacred Sites in Pueblo of Jemez Land Claim against US

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D.N.M.): 105 Pueblo Motion for Protective Order 108 US Response and Cross Motion 110 Pueblo Reply 113 US Reply 114 DCT Order This case is on remand from the … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Reverses Dismissal of Pueblo of Jemez Aboriginal Title Land Claim

Here is the opinion: 13-2181 Briefs are here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Jemez Pueblo Land Claim

Here: Pueblo of Jemez Opening Brief NCAI and AAIA Amicus Brief AIO and ALTF Amicus Brief US Answer Brief Jemez Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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Opening Tenth Circuit Briefs in Jemez Pueblo Land Claim

Here are the materials so far in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States: Pueblo of Jemez Opening Brief NCAI and AAIA Amicus Brief AIO and ALTF Amicus Brief Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Dismisses Jemez Pueblo Claim to Aboriginal Title Rights against USA

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D. N.M.): Jemez v USA Final Order Jemez v USA Memorandum Opinion and Order An excerpt: Plaintiff brought this action pursuant to the Quiet Title Act, 28 U.S.C. §2409A, … Continue reading

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Materials So Far in Pueblo of Jemez Aboriginal Title Claim against United States — Updated with Complete Briefs

Here are the materials so far in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D. N.M.): Jemez Pueblo Complaint United States Motion to Dismiss News coverage here. Update 9/27/13: 22 Jemez Opposition to MTD 25 US Reply

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