Tag Archives: Western District of Wisconsin

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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St. Croix Chippewa Suit on Hemp

Here is the complaint in St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin v. Schimel (W.D. Wis.): FINAL Complaint St. Croix 18-CV-88 copy

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Federal Court Rejects Stockbridge-Munsee Effort to Restart Litigation against Ho-Chunk Nation Compact, Denies Motion for Sanctions

Here are the materials in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 76 motion to file amended complaint 78 wisconsin opposition 81 ho-chunk nation opposition 83 motion for sanctions 84 stockbridge-munsee reply 85 stockbridge-munsee opposition to motion for sanctions 88 … Continue reading

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St. Croix Ojibwe Opioid Suit

Here is  the complaint in St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin v. McKesson Corp. (W.D. Wis.): Complaint

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Stockbridge-Munsee/Ho-Chunk Nation/Wisconsin Gaming Compact Dispute Dismissed as Moot

Here are the materials in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 8 motion for pi 27 state response 37 ho-chunk response 39 reply 57 ho-chunk motion for judgment on pleadings 58 stockbridge opposition 62 reply 67 dct order

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Stockbridge-Munsee Sues Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Over Gaming

Here are the materials so far in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wisc.): FINAL COMPLAINT FINAL HOLSEY AFF FINAL MEMORANDUM FINAL Motion for PI FINAL STATEMENT OF FACTS

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Federal Court Dismisses Employment Claims against Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe

Here are the materials in Bruguire v. Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians (W.D. Wis.): 14 Motion to Dismiss 15 Opposition 16 Reply 22 DCT Order

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Federal Court Refuses to Vacate Sentence of Man Convicted of Bribing Ho-Chunk Nation Leaders

Here are the materials in Whiteagle v. United States (W.D. Wis.): 1-motion-to-vacate-sentence 4-opposition 6-reply 11-dct-order An excerpt: In August 2012, after an 8-day trial, a jury found petitioner Timothy Whiteagle guilty of twelve counts relating to bribing and conspiring to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Holds Tribes Immune from Fair Credit Reporting Act Claims

Here are the materials in Meyers v. Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 14 Oneida Motion to Dismiss 19 Meyer Opposition 20 Oneida Reply 23 DCT Order

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Seventh Circuit Briefs in State of Wisconsin v. Ho-Chunk Nation

Here: Ho-Chunk Nation Opening Brief NIGA Amicus Brief Wisconsin Brief Ho-Chunk Nation Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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