Tag Archives: Younger Abstention
Here is today’s order list. Cert petition and lower court materials here.
Here: cert petition Questions presented: 1. Whether the Eighth Circuit erred in holding, in conflict with decisions of this Court and three other courts of appeals, that the possibility of filing a separate mandamus action was in and of itself … Continue reading →
Here. This is the long running (initiated before Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl) case that is attempting to address the due process and ICWA violations against Native families in Pennington Co., South Dakota. Brought by Oglala Sioux, Rosebud Sioux and … Continue reading →
Here is the unpublished opinion in S.P. v. Native Village of Minto. Here are the materials: Parks Appellant Brief Minto Appellee Brief Parks Reply Brief Federal Supplemental Brief Minto Supplemental Brief
An effort to persuade a federal court to review a state court action in an Indian Child Welfare Act case partially succeeds in Kirk v. Baldovinos (N.D. Cal.): Kirk DCT Order Alameda County Motion to Dismiss Kirk Opposition Alameda County … Continue reading →
The court has ordered Chehalis to show cause as to this question (our earlier post with the briefings on the Tribe’s motion for summary judgment is here): Plaintiffs have alleged a new claim in their complaint that Defendants’ failure to … Continue reading →