Category Archives: Supreme Court

Oral Argument Transcript in Case on Whether the Dual Sovereignty Exception to the Double Jeopardy Clause Should Continue

Worth a read. The federal government’s attorney’s representations about tribal criminal jurisdiction and tribal prerogatives are . . . interesting. Here is the transcript in Gamble v. United States. The docket page is here. The NWIRC and NCAI brief is … Continue reading

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SG Recommends Denial in Osage Wind and Ute Tribal Exhaustion Cases

Here is the government’s invitation brief in Harvey v. Ute Indian Tribe: SG Brief [Ute] Here is the government’s brief in the Osage Wind matter: SG Brief [Osage]

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SCOTUS Orders Additional Briefing in Murphy Case

Here is the order. Background materials here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Criminal, Research, Supreme Court | Tagged , ,

Brief Commentary on Carpenter v. Murphy

I was interviewed by Tulsa Public Radio Station KWGS last week. A short summary is here.

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New Paper on Defending Morton v. Mancari

Andrew Huff and Tim Coulter have released “Defending Morton v. Mancari and the Constitutionality of Legislation Supporting Indians and Tribes”. Quote from the article Supporting and defending the Mancari decision and the rule that it stands for – that laws … Continue reading

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WaPo Op-Ed (Rebecca Nagle): “Half the land in Oklahoma could be returned to Native Americans. It should be.”

Here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Criminal, News, Supreme Court | Tagged , ,

Oral Argument Transcript in Carpenter v. Murphy

Here. Background materials on the case here.

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Opposition Briefs in Stand Up For California v. Dept. of Interior

Here: North Fork Rancheria Opposition Brief US Opposition Brief UPDATE 12/12/18): Reply Cert petition here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, fee to trust, IGRA, Research, Supreme Court | Tagged , , , , , ,

Atlantic Profile on the Murphy Case: “Who Owns Oklahoma?”

Here.

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Stay Lifted in Kids’ Climate Trial

Here.

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