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Federal Court Allows Bishop Paiute Suit against Inyo County re: Tribal Law Enforcement Authority to Proceed

Here are the materials in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County (E.D. Cal.): 45-1 inyo county mtd 46-1 sheriff mtd 49 opposition 47-1 inyo da mtd 61 dct order

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Ninth Circuit Allows Bishop Paiute Law Enforcement Case to Proceed

Here is the opinion in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County. An excerpt: The Bishop Paiute Tribe (the “Tribe”) seeks a declaration that they have the right to “investigate violations of tribal, state, and federal law, detain, and transport or deliver a non-Indian … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County

Here: Bishop Paiute Opening Brief Inyo County Brief Reply Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Dismisses Bishop Paiute Challenge to Inyo County Sheriff’s Threat to Prosecute Tribal Cops for Lack of Case and Controversy

Here are the materials in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County (E.D. Cal.): 14 Inyo County Motion to Dismiss 15-1 Inyo County Motion to Dismiss 16-1 Inyo County Motion to Dismiss 21 Tribal Opposition 25 Inyo County Reply 26 Inyo … Continue reading

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Bishop Paiute Tribes Sues Inyo County for Prosecuting Tribal Police Officer

Here is the complaint in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County (E.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint An excerpt: This action is for declaratory and injunctive relief by the Bishop Paiute Tribe (“Tribe”), a federally recognized Indian Tribe, against Inyo County, the … Continue reading

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