Tag Archives: United States v. King Mountain Tobacco Co.

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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King Mountain Tobacco v. US Cert Petition

Here: cert petition Questions presented: 1. Whether the Ninth Circuit erred in holding that the Yakama Treaty must include  express exemptive language” to create an exemption from a federal tax or fee.  2. Whether the Ninth Circuit erred in holding that the federal tobacco … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Rejects Treaty Defense in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco (Nos. 14-36055, 16-35607)

Here is the opinion. An excerpt: We affirm our longstanding rule that Indians—like all citizens—are subject to federal taxation unless expressly exempted by a treaty or congressional statute. Hoptowit, 709 F.2d at 566. In this case, neither the General Allotment Act nor the Treaty … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco Co. (No. 16-35956)

Here: King Mountain Opening Brief US Brief Reply Brief

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Ninth Circuit Materials in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco Co. (Nos. 14-36055, 16-35607)

Here: Opening Brief Appellee Brief Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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United States v. King Mountain Tobacco — Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004 Suit

Here are the materials in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco Co. (E.D. Wash.): 14 US Motion to Dismiss Counterclaim 15 US Motion for Summary J 23 King Mtn Opposition to 15 24 King Mtn Opposition to 14 26 King … Continue reading

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