Category Archives: IGRA

Federal Court Denies Motion for Preliminary Injunction to Stop Jamul Indian Village Casino Project

Here is the order in the case now captioned Jamul Action Committee v. Chaudhuri (E.D. Cal.): 93 DCT Order Denying Injunction Pleadings and prior orders here.

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Oklahoma v. Hobia is SCOTUSBlog Petition of the Day

Here. The petition is here.

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Eighth Circuit Briefs in Bettor Racing v. NIGC

Here: Flandreau Brief NIGC Brief Other briefs TK. Lower court materials here.

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Fond du lac Band Prevails (Again) before Eighth Circuit in Gaming Compact Dispute

Here is the opinion in City of Duluth v. Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa II: City of Duluth v. Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa 8th Circuit Decision An excerpt: We remand to the district court for … Continue reading

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Tulalip Tribes En Banc Petition in Compact Dispute with State of Washington

Here is the petition in Tulalip Tribes v. State of Washington: 2015-05-01 Dkt# Tulalip Petition for Rehearing En Banc Panel opinion here. Briefs here.

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Federal Court Dismisses Employment Suit against San Manuel

Here are the materials in Harris v. San Manuel Band of Mission Indians (C.D. Cal.): 17-1 Motion to Dismiss 19 Opposition 22 DCT Order

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Seventh Circuit Ruling Favors Ho-Chunk Nation in Dispute over Poker

Here is the opinion in State of Wisconsin v. Ho-Chunk Nation: CA7 Opinion An excerpt: The State of Wisconsin sued the HoChunk Nation of Wisconsin to stop the tribe from offering electronic poker at its Madison gaming facility. The state … Continue reading

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Update in Jamul Action Committee v. Chaudhuri

Here are the new materials in Jamul Action Committee v. Chaudhuri (E.D. Cal.): 60-1 Jamul Action Committee Motion for PI 62 Tribal Opposition to Motion for PI 63 NIGC Opposition to Motion for PI 67 Jamul Action Committee Reply 75-1 Rosales … Continue reading

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Decision in Tulalip Tribes v. Washington

Opinion here. Previous coverage here. Our conclusion is consonant with our instruction in Shoshone-Bannock Tribes that courts should hold compacting parties to the ordinary meaning of terms in their agreements. Id. at 1098–100. The plain language of the Spokane Compact … Continue reading

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NIGC Prevails in Dispute with City of Duluth over the Fond du Luth Casino

The D.C. District Court granted the NIGC’s motion for summary judgment and dismissed the City’s APA challenge to the Fond-du-Luth NOV. Here is the order in City of Duluth v. National Indian Gaming Commission (D. D.C.): APA case — District … Continue reading

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