Tag Archives: Central District of California

Federal Court Allows Riverside County Possessory Interest Tax on Agua Caliente

Here is the order in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Riverside County (C.D. Cal.): 163 DCT Order Briefs here.

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Federal Court Orders Agua Caliente Indian Reserved Water Rights Case to Phase II

Here is the order in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Coachella Valley Water District (C.D. Cal.): Doc 180 Order. Granting Plaintiff’s Motion to Lift Stay and Proceed with Phase (IN CHAMBERS) 

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Summary Judgment Motions in Agua Caliente Tax Dispute

Here are the materials in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Riverside County (C.D. Cal.): 144 Agua Caliente Motion 149-1 Desert Water Agency Motion 150 County Motion 153 Agua Caliente Reply 155 County Reply 156 Desert Water Agency Reply … Continue reading

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California Prevails in Gaming Compact Dispute with Chemeheuvi Tribe

Here are the materials in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. Brown (C.D. Cal.): 80-1 State Motion 81-1 Tribe Motion 82 State Opposition 83 Tribe Opposition 85 Tribe Reply 87 State Reply 92 DCT Order

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CashCall Responsible (Now) for Western Sky Loans

Here are the materials in Consumer Financial Protection Bureau v. CashCall (C.D. Cal.): 139 CashCall Brief 159 CFPB Brief 213 DCT Order

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San Bernadino County Sheriff Enjoined from Citing On-Reservation Tribal Members for Traffic Violations

Here are the materials in Chemehuevi Indian Tribe v. McMahon (C.D. Cal.): 13-1 Tribe Motion 14 Opposition 24 Supplemental Opposition 26 Reply 32 Tribe Supplemental Brief 35 Response to 32 51 DCT Order We posted the complaint here.

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Casino Developer Sues Big Sandy Rancheria

Here is the complaint in Brownstone LLC v. Big Sandy Rancheria of Western Mono Indians (C.D. Cal.): Complaint

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Complaint in Mission Creek Band of Mission of Indians v. Jewell

Here, filed in the Central District of California: Complaint

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Federal Court Dismisses Lanham Act Claim against Poarch Band

Here are the materials in Virtualpoint Inc. v. Poarch Band of Creek Indians (C.D. Cal.): 22-1 Motion to Dismiss 25 Opposition 27 Reply 29 DCT Order

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Federal Court Dismisses Slip and Fall Suit against Barona Band

Here are the materials in Butler v. Barona Band of Mission Indians of California (C.D. Cal.): 7 Motion to Dismiss 10 Opposition 11 Reply 13 DCT Order

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