Category Archives: IGRA

NIGC Not Held in Contempt for Refusal to Reconsider Decision on Fort Sill Apache New Mexico Casino

Here are the materials in Fort Sill Apache Tribe v. National Indian Gaming Commission (D.D.C.): 60 Stipulated Order 67 Fort Sill Motion to Enforce 67-1 NIGC Letter 68 Opposition 69 Reply 70 DCT Order on Motion to Enforce We posted … Continue reading

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No Stay Pending IGRA Appeal in 10th Circuit for Pueblo of Pojoaque

Link: Previous posts Here are further materials and briefs in the matter of Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico, 16-cv-00625 (D. NM): 123 – Plaintiffs’ Motion to Stay the Order and Restore the Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal Expedited … Continue reading

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

Here: Pojoaque Opening Brief Other briefs TK. Lower court materials here.

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Colusa Indian Community Loses Motion for Reconsideration in Challenge to Enterprise Rancheria Casino Project

Here are the materials in Cachil Dehe Band of Wintun Indians of the Colusa Indian Community v. Jewell (E.D. Cal.): 170 Motion for Reconsideration 171 US Opposition 172 Enterprise Rancheria Opposition 173 Reply 183 DCT Order

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Federals Prevail in Online Tribal Bingo Suit

Here are the materials in State of California v. Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel (S.D. Cal.): 61 US Motion 63 CA Motion 67 Tribal Response 68 US Reply 69 CA Reply 80 DCT Order Granting US Motion Prior post here.

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Split Cal. COA Holds Gov. Brown’s Concurrence in North Fork Compact is Invalid

Here are the opinions in Stand Up For California v. State of California (PDF). An excerpt from the lead opinion: The judgment is reversed. The Governor’s concurrence is invalid under the facts alleged in this case. Plaintiffs have stated a … Continue reading

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Seminole Tribe Prevails in Dispute with Florida over Banked Games

Here are the materials in Seminole Tribe of Florida v. State of Florida (N.D. Fla.): 37-seminole-msj 38-florida-msj 44-seminole-response-to-38 53-florida-response-to-37 86-seminole-immunity-brief 87-florida-immunity-brief 103-dct-order

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California Indian Law Association CLE Webinar November 30

Visit http://www.calindianlaw.org/cle-webinar.html Please join CILA for its CLE webinar hosted in partnership with Ceiba Legal, LLP on November 30, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. The webinar is titled “Born Again Compacts: How an Evolution in the Definition of ‘Gaming Facilities’ May … Continue reading

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California COA Affirms Authority of Governor to Concur in Two-Part Determination

Here is the opinion in United Auburn Indian Community v. Brown. Here is the unpublished opinion in Citizens for a Better Way v. Brown.

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Federal Court Dismisses Pojoaque Gaming-Related Dispute with New Mexico

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico (D.N.M.): 60-nm-motion-to-dismiss-count-iv 64-nm-motion-to-stay 65-nm-motion-to-modify-pi-order 66-response-to-60 69-nm-motion-to-modify 71-motion-to-dismiss-counts-iii-iv 72-motion-to-dismiss-count-ii 73-motion-to-dismiss-count-v 79-reply-in-support-of-60 85-response-to-65 86-response-to-72 87-response-to-71 88-response-to-69 89-response-to-73 90-response-to-64 94-reply-in-support-of-69 95-reply-in-support-of-73 96-reply-in-support-of-65 97-reply-in-support-of-72 98-reply-in-support-of-64 99-reply-in-support-of-71 118-dct-order Prior posts here, here, and … Continue reading

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