Tag Archives: Second Circuit

Second Circuit Briefs in Schaghticoke Appeal

Here are the briefs in Schaghticoke Tribal Nation v. Kent School Corp. Inc.: Schaghticoke Brief Connecticut Brief Kent School Corp et al Brief US Brief Reply brief TK Lower court materials here.

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Second Circuit En banc Petition by Stockbridge-Munsee Community

Here: 6-30-14 Petition for Rehearing En Banc An excerpt: The panel decision conflicts with the May 19, 2014 decision of the United States Supreme Court in Petrella v.Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 134 S.Ct. 132; 188 L.Ed.2d 979 (2014) (Petrella). Petrella held that … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Stockbridge-Munsee New York Land Claims

Here is the opinion in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. New York: Stockbridge-Munsee CA2 Order Briefs are here.

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Second Circuit Briefs in Stockbridge-Munsee Community Lands Claims

Here are the briefs in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of New York: Stockbridge-Munsee Brief Oneida Indian Nation Brief State Brief Stockbridge-Munsee Reply Brief Lower court materials are here.

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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. Hogen: CACGEC Opening Brief Federal Appellee Brief Seneca Amicus Brief Reply Brief TK Lower court materials here.

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Complete Second Circuit Briefing in Otoe-Missouria Tribe v. New York Dept. of Financial Regulation

Here: Otoe-Missouria Opening Brief NY Brief Center for Responsible Lending Amicus Brief Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Amicus Brief Nine Advocacy Organizations Amicus Brief Otoe-Missouria Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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Opening Second Circuit Brief in Otoe-Missouria v. NY Dept. of Financial Regulation

Here: Otoe-Missouria Opening Brief Lower court materials here.

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Mashantucket Pequot Second Circuit En Banc Petition (and Amicus Support)

Here are the new materials in Mashantucket Pequot Tribe v. Town of Ledyard (2d Cir.): MPN En Banc Petition Amicus Brief in Support of En Banc Petition — Seminole, Umatilla, and Coquille Panel decision and briefs are here.

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Second Circuit Appeal in Wire Fraud Case: Conspirators Claimed Banks Held “Trillions” in Yamasee Tribal Dollars

Here is the opinion in United States v. Corsey: US v Corsey Excerpts: Over the next few months, Re recorded the defendants as they baited him with an escalating series of lies: Corsey explained that MIBT was the central bank … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Holds Town of Ledyard May Tax Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Machines

Here are the materials in Mashantucket Pequot Tribe v. Town of Ledyard: CA2 Opinion Town of Ledyard Opening Brief Intervenor Connecticut Brief MPN Answer Brief Connecticut Reply Town of Ledyard Reply Lower court materials here.

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