Category Archives: Supreme Court
Here is the petition in Bearscomesout v. United States: bearcomesout cert petition Question presented: Whether the “separate sovereign” concept actually exists any longer where Congress’s plenary power over Indian tribes and the general erosion of any real tribal sovereignty is amplified … Continue reading →
Here. Culverts case background materials here.
Here is the petition: Cert Petition Questions presented: Does 28 U.S.C. § 1491 grant the court of federal claims jurisdiction over an action to recover grant-in-aid funds unlawfully recouped by the United States or is the action one for specific relief which must be brought under … Continue reading →
Here is the petition in County of Amador v. Dept. of the Interior: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Whether Congress intended the phrase “under Federal jurisdiction,” as used in the 1934 Act, to encompass a tribe that, as of June 18, 1934, had no … Continue reading →
Chickasaw Nation Press Release: “Chickasaw woman selected to clerk for Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch”
Here is “Supreme Court case tests weight of old Native American treaties in 21st century,” from The Conversation. Background materials on the culverts case are here.
Here: Murphy BIO FINAL Cert petition is here.