Tag Archives: Western District of Michigan

Federal Court Decides Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer [formerly Snyder]

Here is the order: 627-dct-order-1.pdf Briefs here. Case page here.

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Updated Pleadings in Little Traverse Reservation Case

Here are the updated pleadings in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer (W.D. Mich.): 568 Municipal Defendants Motion for Summary Judgment 572 Governor Motion to Dismiss on Jurisdiction 579 Property Owners Motion 582 Governor Motion for Summary … Continue reading

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Sixth Circuit Briefs in Bay Mills Indian Community v. Whitmer [formerly Snyder]

Here: bmic-opening-brief.pdf state’s brief BMIC Reply Other briefs TK Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Rejects Counties/Cities & Tribe’s Motions in LTBB Reservation Boundaries Case

Here are the orders in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Whitmer (W.D. Mich.): 554 dct order on defendants’ motion 555 dct order on tribe’s motion Materials here.

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Federal Judge Declines to Quash Subpoenas of Tribal General Counsel

Here are the materials in Wichtman v. Martorello (W.D. Mich.): 1-1 motion to quash 3 order

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Michigan Prevails over Bay Mills Indian Community re: Vanderbilt Casino Property

Here is the order in Bay Mills Indian Community v. Snyder (W.D. Mich.): 91 DCT Order Briefs here. Related posts here.

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Spurr v. Pope Decision in WD Michigan [Tribal Court Jurisdiction to Issue PPO]

33_Opinion and Order Briefing here: 21 Motion for PI 22 Response 23 Reply 26 DCT Briefing Order 30 Motion to Dismiss 31 Response 32 Reply

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Update II in KBIC Suit against Michigan Treasury

Here are the newest materials in Keweenaw Bay Indian Community v. Khouri (W.D. Mich.): 152 state response to tribal motion for partial summary j 163 kbic reply in support of motion 200 motion for protective order 207 kbic response to … Continue reading

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Little Traverse Moves for Summary Judgment in Reservation Boundaries Case

Here are the materials in Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians v. Snyder (W.D. Mich.): Docket 311 – Tribe’s Motion for Partial SJ re 1994 Reaffirmation of Rights Docket 312 – Tribe’s Memo iso Motion for Partial SJ re … Continue reading

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US Attorney Office for the Western District of Michigan Posts AUSA Job

Here.

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