Tag Archives: aboriginal title
Here are the materials in Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (D.N.M.): 105 Pueblo Motion for Protective Order 108 US Response and Cross Motion 110 Pueblo Reply 113 US Reply 114 DCT Order This case is on remand from the … Continue reading →
Here are the briefs in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Coachella Valley Water District: Water Districts Opening Brief Agua Caliente Brief US Briefpdf 2016-02-18 – Dkt 035-1 – Brief Amicus Curiae of the SCA Tribal Chairmen’s Association, et al. … Continue reading →
Briefs filed by the Tribe and the United States to obtain summary judgment on the water districts’ equitable defenses asserted in response to the Tribe’s claim for a declaration of its federally reserved rights to groundwater. Here: 2015-09-18 – Dkt … Continue reading →
Guest Post by Bill Wood: Commentary on the Ninth Circuit (Opinion in Robinson v. Jewell) and Aboriginal Title in California (Revised)
Commentary on the Ninth Circuit (Opinion in Robinson v. Jewell) and Aboriginal Title in California A few people emailed and texted me about this opinion and suggested I write something about it. So I’ve sketched out below some initial thoughts … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion: 13-2181 Briefs are here.
Here is the opinion in Robinson v. Jewell. From the court’s summary: The panel affirmed the district court’s dismissal of the claims of the Kawaiisu, a non-federally recognized Native American group, and its elected chairperson, David Laughing Horse Robinson, asserting … Continue reading →
Here: 2015-03-16 – Phase 1 summary judgment earing transcript (original) 2015-04-13 – Dkt 10-1 – ACBCI Answer to Petition Petition for Permission to Appeal-c2 US.answer Previous post here.
Here is the order in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Coachella Valley Water District (C.D. Cal.): 115 DCT Order Briefs are here, here, and here.
Here: Pueblo of Jemez Opening Brief NCAI and AAIA Amicus Brief AIO and ALTF Amicus Brief US Answer Brief Jemez Reply Brief Lower court materials here.