Category Archives: IGRA

Latest District Court Memorandum and Order in Duluth v. Fond Du Lac

07 28 15 Nelson Decision Given the significant weight that is to be placed on this factor, the Court finds that it tips the balance in favor of granting the Band retrospective relief under Rule 60(b)(6). Although (1) the parties … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Idaho in Texas Hold ‘Em Dispute with Coeur d’Alene Tribe

here is the opinion.  Briefs here. 

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Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico Good Faith Negotiations Complaint

Here: 1 Complaint An excerpt: The Pueblo and the State previously negotiated a Class III gaming compact that expired on June 30, 2015. The Pueblo formally requested that the State enter into a compact regarding the Pueblo’s Class III gaming … Continue reading

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Hobia Cert Opposition Brief

Here: Hobia Cert Opp Cert petition here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission v. State of California

Here: California Opening Brief Pauma Answer Brief California Reply Brief Pauma Band Reply Oral argument audio and video. Lower court materials here.

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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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