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Central New York Fair Business Assoc. v. Jewell Cert Petition

Here: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1) Does the Secretary of the Interior have unlimited authority pursuant to 25 U.S.C. § 465,25 U.S.C. § 9 and 43 U.S.C. § 1457 to promulgate and exercise the 25 CFR Part 151 regulations to … Continue reading

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Meyers v. Nicolet Restaurant Cert Petition

Here: Meyers v Nicolet Restaurant Cert Petition This is a companion to a petition involving the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin.  

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Alto v. Haugrud (San PascualDisenrollments)

Here is the order list. The cert petition is here: alto-cert-petition Lower court materials here.

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Sun v. Mashantucket Pequot Cert Petition

Here: sun-cert-petition Question presented: If the District Court refuses Plaintiffs’ Motion to Reopen its case based squarely upon whether the case has no chance of succeeding on its merits, is it a violation of Plaintiffs’ Due Process rights for the … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Oneida Cert Opposition Brief in Meyers v. Oneida

Here: Oneida Cert Opp Petition here.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Pala Band Disenrollment Challenge

Here is yesterday’s order list. The cert stage materials in Aguayo v. Jewell are here.

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Myton City v. Ute Indian Tribe Cert Petition

Here: myton-city-cert-petition Questions presented: 1. Did the court of appeals err in reassigning District Court Judge Bruce S. Jenkins for adhering to this Court’s verbatim holding in Hagen? 2. Did the court of appeals err by holding that the town … Continue reading

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Pala Band Disenrollment Cert Stage Materials

Here are the cert stage materials in Aguayo v. Jewell: Cert Petition Amicus Brief Lower court materials here.

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Cert Opposition Briefs Filed in In re Alexandria P. SCOTUS Petition

Briefs are here. Case page is here. This is the case out of the California Court of Appeals (California Supreme Court denied review) that garnered a lot of media attention regarding the change in placement of a Choctaw girl in … Continue reading

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Meyers v. Wisconsin Oneida Cert Petition — Another Immunity Case

Here is the petition in Meyers v. Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin: Cert petition Questions presented: 1. Whether Congress abrogated the sovereign immunity of an Indian tribe under 15 U.S.C. § 1681, et seq., by providing that “any…government” may be liable for … Continue reading

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