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Ninth Circuit to Video Stream En banc Arguments in Big Lagoon Rancheria Gaming Matter (Sept. 17, 2014)

Here is the news release. An excerpt: On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, beginning at 10 a.m., the court will hear oral arguments in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. State of California, in which the state appeals the summary judgment by the … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit to Re-Hear Big Lagoon Rancheria Appeal Sept. 17, 2014

Here: Big Lagoon — CA9 Order Setting Oral Argument En banc materials here. Panel materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Lummi Tribe in Treaty Fishing Dispute

Here is the court’s opinion in United States (Lower Elwha Klallam Indian Tribe) v. Lummi Tribe: CA9 Opinion The court’s syllabus: The panel reversed the district court’s summary judgment entered in favor of the Klallam Tribe in a case involving … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Audio in EEOC v. Peabody Western Coal

Here. Briefs are here.

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Ninth Circuit Materials in U.S. v. Washington Subproceeding — Klallam Tribes v. Lummi Tribe

Here: Lummi Opening Brief Klallam Tribes Answer Brief Lummi Reply Oral argument audio here. Lower court materials here. Prior CA9 opinion and materials here.

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Oral Argument Audio in Jim Thorpe NAGPRA Matter

Here. CA3 oral argument database here. Briefs here and here.

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Michigan v. Bay Mills Oral Argument Audio

Available at SCOTUS and on Oyez.

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Fletcher Commentary on the Michigan v. Bay Mills Argument

My read of the transcript is below. Same disclaimers as always — I wasn’t there; cold transcripts are treacherous; and, especially, none of this means anything if it isn’t in the majority opinion. State’s Main Argument As has become the … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Transcript in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community

Here.

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Supreme Court Grants SG’s Motion to Share Argument Time in Michigan v. Bay Mills

Here is today’s order list.

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