Tag Archives: Supreme Court

SCOTUS Confirms Dual Sovereignty Exception to Double Jeopardy Clause [over powerful RBG dissent]

Here is the opinion in Gamble v. United States. Prior posts on this case here.

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“This Land” Podcast by Rebecca Nagle

Definitely worth a listen. First two episodes are about Carpenter v. Murphy. Here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Mitchell v. Tulalip; Teck Metals v. Colville; and King Mountain Tobacco

Here is the order list. Mitchell materials here. Teck Metals materials here. King Mountain materials here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Allergan/St. Regis Mohawk v. Teva Pharma

Here is the order list. Here is the petition page.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Four Indian Law Matters (Miccosukee + Jim, ICWA, and Comanche)

Here is Tuesday’s order list. The materials in the Miccosukee petitions are here. The page on the ICWA case is here. The Comanche materials are here.

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Supreme Court Denies Cert in Carter v. Washburn (Sweeney) [ICWA Class Action]

Here is the order. Here is the case page. This should be the end of this litigation (the original 2015 “Goldwater case”), as the Ninth Circuit vacated and remanded the case below to have it dismissed as moot.

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News Profile of Recent Supreme Court Indian Law Decisions

Here is “In Tribe v. State Cases, Supreme Court Shifts Support to Native Americans” from Governing.

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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

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Research, sovereign immunity, Tribal Codes, tribal courts | Tagged , , , , ,

News Coverage on Herrera v. Wyoming Decision

SCOTUSBlog (Greg Ablavsky) Slate Reuters NYTs NPR Bloomberg Link to decision and materials here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Casino Pauma v. NLRB & Havasupai Tribe v. Provencio

Here is today’s order list. Casino Pauma cert stage materials here. Havasupai v. Provencio materials here.

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