Category Archives: IGRA

Materials and Briefs in Challenge to Enterprise Rancheria Casino

Here are the materials in the matter captioned by the court Citizens for a Better Way v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 98-1 UAIC Motion for Summary J 99-1 Citizens for a Better Way Motion for Summary J 102-1 Colusa … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in New Mexico v. Dept. of Interior (Challenge to Part 291 Regs re: Pojoaque Pueblo)

Here are the briefs: Interior Opening Brief Pojoaque Opening Brief New Mexico Brief Interior Reply Brief Pojoaque Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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Update in Cayuga Nation v. Tanner

Here are more materials in the case captioned Cayuga Nation v. Tanner (N.D. N.Y.): 38 DCT Order Denying Unity Council Motion to Intervene 41 Plaintiffs Reply in Support of PI 42 Plaintiffs Response to Tanner Motion to Dismiss 50 DCT … Continue reading

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Federal Court Declines to Dismiss California v. Iipay Nation 

Here are the materials in State of California v. Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel (S.D. Cal.): 15-1 Iipay Nation Motion to Dismiss 18 California Response 19 Iipay Nation Reply 24 DCT Order Denying Motion to Dismiss TRO stage materials are … Continue reading

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GAO Issues Report Expressing Concern over Regulation of Indian Gaming

Here is “Regulation and Oversight by the Federal Government, States, and Tribes.”  

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Ninth Circuit Sitting En Banc Rules in Favor of Big Lagoon Rancheria in Gaming Dispute with California

Here is the opinion in Big Lagoon Rancheria v. State of California: 10-17803 From the court’s syllabus: The en banc court affirmed the district court’s summary judgment in favor of a tribe that alleged that the State of California had … Continue reading

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Government Moves to Dismiss Kansas Challenge to NIGC Indian Lands Opinion re: Quapaw

Here are the materials so far in State of Kansas v. National Indian Gaming Commission (D. Kan.): 43 US Motion to Dismiss Complaint here.

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Ninth Circuit Denies En Banc Review in Tulalip Tribes Gaming Compact Dispute

Here is the order in Tulalip Tribes v. State of Washington: 2015-05-28 Dkt #57 Denial of Pet for Rehearing En Banc En banc petition here. Panel opinion here. Briefs here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Stop the Casino 101 v. California

Here is today’s order list.  Petition here. 

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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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