Tag Archives: reservation diminishment

Seventh Circuit Briefs in Oneida v. Hobart

Here are the briefs in Oneida Nation v. Village of Hobart: Oneida Opening Brief US Amicus Brief Wisconsin Amicus NCAI Amicus Other briefs TK. Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Affirms Yakama Reservation Boundaries

Here are the materials in Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. Klickitat County (E.D. Wash.): 1 Complaint 16 Motion to Dismiss 23 Response 24 Reply 25 DCT Order Denying Motion to Dismiss 36 Tribe Motion for PI … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Partially Reinstates Section 1983 Claim against San Bernardino County Law Enforcement

Here is the opinion in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon. An excerpt: It is undisputed that the Sheriff cannot enforce regulatory traffic laws in “Indian country.” See 18 U.S.C. § 1162; 28 U.S.C. § 1360. “Indian country” includes, but is not limited to, land within … Continue reading

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Federal Court Decides Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer [formerly Snyder]

Here is the order: 627-dct-order-1.pdf Briefs here. Case page here.

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Updated Pleadings in Little Traverse Reservation Case

Here are the updated pleadings in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer (W.D. Mich.): 568 Municipal Defendants Motion for Summary Judgment 572 Governor Motion to Dismiss on Jurisdiction 579 Property Owners Motion 582 Governor Motion for Summary … Continue reading

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Federal Court Holds Wisconsin Oneida Reservation Diminished [Apple Festival Permitting]

Here is the order in Oneida Nation v. Village of Hobart (E.D. Wis.): 130 DCT Order Briefs are here.

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Federal Court Rejects Counties/Cities & Tribe’s Motions in LTBB Reservation Boundaries Case

Here are the orders in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer (W.D. Mich.): 554 dct order on defendants’ motion 555 dct order on tribe’s motion Materials here.

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Supplemental Briefs in Murphy Case

Available on the Carpenter v. Murphy background page, but also here: petitioner_s supplemental brief united states supplemental brief respondent_s supplemental brief supplemental brief of amicus curiae muscogee creek nation murphy-supp-reply.pdf oklahoma-supp-reply.pdf muscogee-supp-reply.pdf us-supp-reply.pdf

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Oral Argument Transcript in Carpenter v. Murphy

Here. Background materials on the case here.

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Cross-Motions for Summary Judgment in Wisconsin Oneida Reservation Boundaries Case

Here are the materials in Oneida Nation v. Village of Hobart (E.D. Wis.): 94 Hobart Motion for Summary J 96 Oneida Motion for Summary J 102 Hobart Response 104 Oneida Response 116 Oneida Reply 119 Reply 126 US Amicus Brief … Continue reading

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