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Cherokee Nation v. Nash Argument Rescheduled to May 5, 2014

Here is the minute order: MINUTE ORDER: The hearing set to take place on April 28, 2014, is RESCHEDULED to take place on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in Courtroom 25A before Judge Thomas F. Hogan. Signed by … Continue reading

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Updated and Complete Summary Judgment Briefs in Cherokee Freedman Case

Here are the materials in Cherokee Nation v. Nash (D.D.C.): 233 Cherokee Nation Brief 234 Federal Defendants – Expert Report in Support of Partial Summary Judgment Exhibit 3 Federal Defendants Motion and Memo In Support – Cross Motion for Partial … Continue reading

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WaPo Article on Interior and the Cherokee Freedmen

Here.

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Summary Judgment Briefs in Cherokee Freedmen Matter

Here are the filings (so far) in Cherokee Nation v. Nash (D.D.C.): 233 Cherokee Nation Brief 234 Federal Defendants – Expert Report in Support of Partial Summary Judgment Exhibit 3 Federal Defendants Motion and Memo In Support – Cross Motion … Continue reading

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Judge Hogan Sets Cherokee Freedmen Oral Argument for April 29, 2014

Here: 2013-09-17 Order Granting Joint Motion for Order Setting Briefing Schedule for Summary Judgment on Core Issue  

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Briefing Schedule in Cherokee Freedmen Case (Now in D.C. Federal District Court)

Here: 2013-09-13 Joint Motion for Order Setting Briefing Schedule for Summary Judgment on Core Issue and Staying Case on All Other Matters

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Oklahoma Federal Court Transfers Cherokee Freedmen Suit to D.C. District Court

Here: 2013-08-19 Order Re-Transferring Case to DC Materials later. It’s lunchtime.: DCT Order Denying Motion to Transfer — 3-15-13 Cherokee Freedmen Motion to Reconsider Cherokee Nation Opposition Interior Response in Support of Motion Cherokee Freedmen Reply Cherokee Nation Reply to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Denies Emergency Motion to Allow Cherokee Freedmen to Vote

Here are the materials in Cherokee Nation v. Nash (N.D. Okla.): DCT Order Denying TRO Robin Mayes Motion for TRO News coverage here.

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Update in Vann v. Interior & Cherokee Nation v. Nash

The Cherokee Nation has voluntarily dismissed their claims against the feds in Cherokee Nation v. Nash: Cherokee nation vs nash order 8 21 2012 feds The feds have an outstanding counterclaim against the Nation and so they remain parties. In … Continue reading

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Cherokee Nation Answer to Federal Counterclaim in Freedmen Suit

Here: Cherokee nation v nash tribal answer to federal counterclaim 8 6 2012 The counterclaim is here.

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