Tag Archives: Southern District of Iowa

NIGC Affirms Approval of Ponca Tribe’s Gaming Ordinance on Remand from Federal Court

Here is the order in In re: Gaming Ordinance of Ponca Tribe of Nebraska: Revised Amendment to FDO – Ponca NE The earlier federal court materials are here.

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Federal Court Issues Order in Council Bluffs v. DOI [Ponca Tribe]

Here are the materials in City of Council Bluffs v. United States Department of Interior (S.D. Iowa): 1 Complaint 13 Iowa Complaint 14 Nebraska Complaint 22-1 Council Bluffs MSJ 35-1 NIGC Cross MSJ 49 Ponca Amicus Brief 50 Council Bluffs … Continue reading

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Dakota Access SLAPP Suit in Iowa Rejected

Here are the materials in Dakota Access, LLC v. Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (S.D. Iowa): 2-1 Motion for TRO 4 Opposition 6 DCT Order

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Motion for Reconsideration in Nebraska v. DOI et al.

As Indianz reported, the United States has moved the Southern District of Iowa to reconsider its decision reversing the government’s (specifically, NIGC) determination that the Ponca Tribe could game on its Carter Lake parcel. Here is the motion: us-motion-for-reconsideration

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Nebraska v. Dept. of Interior — NIGC Reversed on Ponca Lands

Here is the opinion, courtesy of Indianz. And here are the briefs.

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