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SCOTUS Denied Cert in Challenge to Oneida Trust Land Acquisition on Monday (Central New York Fair Business Assoc. v Zinke)

Missed it. Sorry. 🙂 Here’s the order list from Monday. Petition is here.

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Upright Citizens Brigade Cert Petition Challenging Indian Rights

Say it isn’t so Amy Poehler! Actually, the petition is captioned Upstate Citizens for Equality v. United States: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Can Congress in the exercise of its Article 1 powers infringe, reduce or diminish the territorial integrity … Continue reading

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Cert Petition Filed in Case Challenging Constitutionality of SBA Section 8(a)

Here is the petition in Rothe v. Dept. of Defense: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Whether a statutory program that requires an agency to distribute benefits to “socially disadvantaged individuals,” and defines “socially disadvantaged” in terms of membership in certain … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Sun v. Mashantucket

Here is today’s order list. Cert petition here.

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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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