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SCOTUS Grants the Review in the Culverts Case

Late this afternoon the Court released an order list which granted the cert petition in U.S. v. Washington (the culverts case). Order list here. Previous briefs and posts here.

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Today’s Supreme Court order list

Here. Highlights are that there has been no decision on cert. in the Culverts case and that the Wampanoag’s First Circuit gaming win will remain in place.

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U.S. brief in opposition to cert. in Culverts case

Here.

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Seattle Times Editorial Board Supports WA’s Cert Petition in Culverts Case

Here. Previous coverage is here.

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Culverts cert petition filed

The State of Washington has petitioned for cert. in the Culverts case. The cert. petition is available here.

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Amended Panel Decision in the Culverts Case

Here. All aspects of the substantive holding are retained. This new order adds analysis on a couple of issues (recoupment and the State’s futility argument). No word yet on the court’s response to the request for rehearing en banc. View … Continue reading

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Washington has Petitioned for Rehearing/Rehearing En Banc in the Culverts Case

Here. Previous coverage of the 9th Circuit panel decision is here. UPDATE (8/23/16): 119-Idaho-Montana Amicus 121-Amicus filed 122-1-Amici motion from Klamath basin 122-2-Klamath basin amici brief UPDATE (5/19/17): Tribal Response US Response

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