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D.C. Circuit Briefs in Amador County v. Dept. of Interior (Amador II) — Buena Vista Rancheria Motion to Intervene

Here: Buena Vista Opening Brief Amador County Brief Buena Vista Reply Brief DOI Letter Lower court materials: 59-1 Buena Vista Rancheria Motion to Intervene 61 Amador County Opposition 62 Buena Vista Reply 65 DCT Order Denying Motion to Intervene Materials … Continue reading

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R.I. SCT Holds Narragansett Tribe Has Standing to Challenge 2011 Casino Act

Here is the opinion in Narragansett Indian Tribe v. State of Rhode Island. An excerpt: The defendant, the State of Rhode Island (State), appeals from the entry of partial summary judgment in the Superior Court for the plaintiff, the Narragansett … Continue reading

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Fresno Bee Article on Intertribal Gaming Market Competition in California’s San Joaquin Valley

The Bee published “Valley Indian casinos in flux as tribes jockey for gambling dollars.” Read more here: http://www.fresnobee.com/2014/01/04/3698343/valley-indian-casinos-in-flux.html#storylink=cpy

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Fletcher Paper on the Seminole Tribe and the Origins of Indian Gaming

At the invitation of Alex Pearl and the FIU Law Review to write a symposium piece on Florida Indian history and law, a challenge for me since I know very little about it, I came up with “The Seminole Tribe … Continue reading

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The Interesting Issue of Minnesota’s Expansion of Online Lottery Sales

The State of Minnesota has offered online sales of the Daily 3 & 4, MegaMillions, PowerBall, and other lottery tickets since the fall of 2010. Now, Minnesota is poised to offer online sales of scratch-off instant games in the new … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Briefs in Challenge to Seneca’s Buffalo Casino

Here are the materials in Citizens against Casino Gambling in Erie County v. Stevens: CACGEC Opening Brief Other briefs TK Lower court materials here.

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Two Important ICT Commentaries on Michigan v. Bay Mills

The first commentary is from Native Nations Institute commentators Ryan Seelau and Dr. Ian Record: Will the Supreme Court Use Bay Mills Case to Blow Up Tribal Sovereignty? Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/11/05/sovereign-immunity-and-bay-mills-case-how-tribes-can-prepare   The second commentary is from Gabriel Galanda … Continue reading

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Bay Mills Indian Community Merits Brief

Here: BMIC Brief  

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Op/Ed on Bay Mills Case by Nottawaseppi Huron Potawatomi & Saginaw Chippewa Chairmen

Bids for Limitless Off-Reservation Casinos Turns into Tragic Supreme Court Showdown   Indian Country is all too familiar with the perils of taking cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.  Even under the best legal circumstances, the high court has repeatedly … Continue reading

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17 State AGs File Amicus Briefs Supporting Michigan in Bay Mills Case

Here: Amicus Brief of Oklahoma in support of Petititoner Amicus Brief of Alabama, et al., in support of Petitioner — 16 states  

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