Category Archives: treaty rights
The State of Washington has petitioned for cert. in the Culverts case. The cert. petition is available here.
Here are the materials in Perkins v. United States (W.D.N.Y.): 9-1 Motion to Dismiss 12 Opposition 13 Reply 14 Magistrate R&R 15 US Objections 16 Perkins Objections 19 US Response 20 Perkins Response 21 US Reply 22 Perkins Reply 24 … Continue reading →
Jason A. Robison, Barbara A. Cosens, Sue Jackson, Kelsey Leonard, and Daniel McCool have posted “Indigenous Water Justice” on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Indigenous Peoples are struggling for water justice across the globe. These struggles stem from centuries-long, ongoing … Continue reading →
Here: Tribal Comments on Dynamic Risk Draft Alternatives Assessment ATTACHMENT A
Carla F. Fredericks & Jesse D. Heibel have posted “Standing Rock, the Sioux Treaties, and the Limits of the Supremacy Clause,” forthcoming in the University of Colorado Law Review. Here is the abstract: The controversy surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline … Continue reading →
Here: King Mountain Opening Brief US Brief
Here is the opinion in Penobscot Nation v. Mills. Here are the materials.
Here are the materials in Keweenaw Bay Indian Community v. Khouri (W.D. Mich.): 69 Motion for Judgment on Pleadings 73 KBIC Response 75 Reply 81 DCT Order
Here are the materials: 2017-06-29 GTB Petition to Intervene FINAL +Exs FINAL 2017-06-29-17 Comments to DEQ USCOE Joint App Enbridge for Supports
Here: Cert Petition Questions presented: Whether the Yakama Treaty of 1855 creates a right for tribal members to avoid state taxes on off-reservation commercial activities that make use of public highways. Lower court materials here.