Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit

Tenth Circuit Affirms Interior’s Decision to Acquire Trust Land for United Keetoowah Band

Here is the opinion in Cherokee Nation v. Bernhardt. Briefs: federal-appellant-brief.pdf ukb-opening-brief.pdf cherokee-nation-answer-brief.pdf federal-reply.pdf ukb-reply.pdf lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Decides Criminal Jurisdiction Matter Involving Sandia Pueblo Reservation Boundaries

Here is the opinion in United States v. Antonio. Briefs: Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply

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HCN: “San Juan County ends legal fight against Voting Rights Act decision”

Here. Materials in Navajo Nation v. San Juan County here.

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Tenth Circuit Affirms Navajo Nation v. San Juan County

Here is the opinion: 20190716 OPINION Briefs here.

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News Profile of Joaquin Gallegos

Here is “From the Halls of the Senate to the Chambers of Colorado’s Federal Judges.”

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Tenth Circuit Holds BLM Violated NEPA in Approving Chaco Canyon Fracking

Here is the opinion in Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment v. Bernhardt. Briefs here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in United States v. Uintah Valley Shoshone Tribe

Here: Appellant Brief US Brief Appellant Response Brief Lower court materials here.

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As Expected, Criminal Defendant Cites Brackeen to Attack Major Crimes Act

Here is the opening brief in United States v. Jim (10th Cir.): Jim Opening Brief An excerpt: There is reason to believe that the Supreme Court may be open to revisiting its holding in Antelope, and may soon have the opportunity to cast … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in McNeal v. Navajo [formerly Dalley v. Navajo]

Here is today’s order list. Cert stage and other materials in McNeal are here.

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Tenth Circuit Orders Resentencing in Indian Country Child Abuse Matter

Here is the opinion in United States v. Jones.

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