Tag Archives: treaty rights

Federal Court Concludes U.S. v. Washington 11-02 Subproceeding [Lummi + S’Klallam Tribes]

Here are the new materials in United States v. Washington (W.D. Wash.) [subproceeding 11-02]: 238 Jamestown and Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribes Motion 240 Lummi Response 244 Lower Elwha Response 247 Jamestown and Port Gamble Reply 252 Lower Elwha Motion 254 … Continue reading

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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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MSU Bull Moose & NALSA Presentation

Doug Craven (LTBB) and Trevor VanDyke (Mich. DNR) — The Intersections Between Conservation Law & Indigenous Law

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The Atlantic: “Can Congress Void a Tribal Treaty Without Telling Anyone?”

Coverage of the Herrera v. Wyoming argument, here.

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Miccosukee Per Cap Taxation Cert Petitions

Here is the petition in Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida v. United States: cert-petition-1-1.pdf Question presented: The 2014 Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act states that, for income tax purposes, “[g]ross income does not include the value of any Indian … Continue reading

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Atlantic Profile of the Herrera v. Wyoming Case

“Can Congress Void a Tribal Treaty Without Telling Anyone?” here.

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Greg Abalvsky Commentary on the Herrera Argument

From SCOTUSBlog, here.

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Oral Argument Transcript in Herrera v. Wyoming

Here. Background materials here.

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Wisconsin Tribes Sue Wisconsin over Taxation of Indian Lands

Here are the materials in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. Walker (W.D. Wis.): 2018.11.30 – Docket 01 – Complaint 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-1 – Civil Cover Sheet 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-2 – Exhibit Index 2018.11.30 … Continue reading

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New Scholarship on Indian Treaty Rights and Fossil-Fuel Exports Projects in the Pacific Northwest

Michael C. Blumm & Jeffrey Litwak have posted “Democratizing Treaty Fishing Rights: Denying Fossil-Fuel Exports Projects in the Pacific Northwest,” forthcoming in the Colorado Natural Resources, Energy & Environmental Law Review, on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Indian treaty fishing rights … Continue reading

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