Category Archives: IGRA

BIA Releases Scoping Report for Little River Band Casino

Download the report here.

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Eighth Circuit Affirms $5M Fine against Bettor Racing

Here is the opinion in Bettor Racing Inc. v. National Indian Gaming Commission. Briefs here.

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Quapaw Brings IGRA Good Faith Negotiations Suit against Kansas

Here is the complaint in Quapaw Tribe v. State of Kansas (D. Kan.): 1 Complaint

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Seminole Tribe’s Good Faith IGRA Suit Survives Florida’s Motion to Dismiss

Here is the order in Seminole Tribe v. State of Florida (N.D. Fla.): 15 DCT Order Pleadings here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico

Here: New Mexico Appellant Brief Pojoaque Brief Other briefs TK. Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Rejects South Dakota Effort to Quickly Prevail in Dispute with Flandreau over Liquor Regs and Casino Taxes

Here are the materials in Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe v. Gerlach (D. S.D.);: 38 Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings 42 Flandreau Opposition 46 Reply 50 Flandreau Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings 51 Opposition to Flandreau Motion 54 Flandreau Reply … Continue reading

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Kansas’ Challenge to Quapaw Trust Land Acquisition Dismissed

Here are the materials in State of Kansas ex rel. Schmidt v. National Indian Gaming Commission (D. Kan.): 43 US Motion to Dismiss 51 Quapaw Motion to Dismiss 56 Opposition to 51 60 Opposition to 43 68 Quapaw Reply 88 US … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Denies En Banc Review in Pauma Compact Dispute, Issues Amended Order

Here is the amended order in Pauma Band of Luiseño Indians v. State of California. En banc petitions here: Cal En Banc Petition Pauma En Banc Petition

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Ninth Circuit Briefs and Materials in Jamul Action Committee v. Chaudhuri

Here are the briefs: JAC Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Tribal Answer Brief JAC Reply Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Supreme Court Cert Petition Filed in CACGEC v. Chaudhuri

Here is the petition in Citizens Against Casino Gambling in Erie County v. Chaudhuri: 2015 12 14 Petition for Writ; Citizens Against Casino Gambling in Erie County et al v Chaudhuri et al Questions presented: 1. Whether Congress, by enacting … Continue reading

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