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Tag Archives: Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California
Here is today’s opinion. The court’s syllabus: Reversing the district court’s summary judgment, the panel held that the State of California did not violate the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act by failing to negotiate in good faith for a tribal-state gaming … Continue reading →
Here are the briefs: California Brief Big Lagoon Brief California Reply Big Lagoon Reply Lower court materials here.
Here: California Brief Big Lagoon Brief
Here is that order: DCT Final Order Prior relevant orders are here (good faith order — 11/22/2010) and here (mediator’s order selecting compact).
Here is the mediator’s order: Big Lagoon Rancheria vs. State of California. The federal court finding that California failed to negotiate in good faith is here: DCT Order on California Good Faith
The decision is here. Our previous coverage of this case is here and here.
Federal Court Orders Reconsideration of Discovery in Big Lagoon Rancheria Good Faith Negotiation Case
As a result of the Rincon decision…. Here: DCT Order Granting Reconsideration. Original protective order here.
Here are the materials in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California (N.D. Cal.): DCT Order on Motion for Protective Order Cali Motion for Protective Order Big Lagoon Opposition Cali Reply Prior materials on this case (holding that Cal. has waived its … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California — DCT Order Denying Cal Motion to Dismiss The materials: California Motion for Judgment on Pleadings Big Lagoon Rancheria Opposition Brief California Reply Brief An excerpt: