Tag Archives: CVSG

US Recommends Grant in Herrera v. Wyoming

Here is the invitation brief: 17-532 Herrera (ac pet) Other cert stage briefs here.

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SG Recommends Grant in Washington State Dept. of Licensing v. Cougar Den Inc.

Here: SG Brief Here are the materials in Washington State Dept. of Licensing v. Cougar Den Inc.

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SCOTUS Asks for Views of the Solicitor General in Osage Wind LLC v. Osage Minerals Council

Here is today’s order list. Here are the cert stage materials so far.

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Navajo Tribal Court Jurisdiction & Wampanoag Gaming Matters; Issues CVSG in Crow Hunting Case

Here is today’s order list. The Court denied cert in Window Rock Unified School District v. Reeves (cert materials here); Massachusetts v. Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) (cert petition here); and Red Bear v. SESDAC (lower court decision here). … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Asks for Views of Solicitor General in Cougar Den Case; Cert Denied in Petitions involving Poarch Band Creek and Ute Indian Tribe

Here is the order list. Here are the materials in Washington State Dept. of Licensing v. Cougar Den Inc. Here are the materials in Hackford v. Utah. He didn’t post Williams v. Poarch Band because it was a pro se petition.

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SCOTUS Holds Dollar General v. Mississippi Choctaw

Here is today’s order list. The Dollar General v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians cert petition was scheduled for the Court’s Conference last Friday. The Court took no action on the petition. That could mean many things or nothing. It … Continue reading

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Dollar General Response Brief to SG’s Invitation Brief

Here: 13-1496 Petr Supp Brief SG Invitation brief here. Cert stage briefs here.

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SG’s Invitation Brief Opposing Dollar General Cert Petition

Here: 13-1496 Dollar General CVSG Cert stage briefs are here.

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Supreme Court Asks for Views of Solicitor General in Oneida Reservation Case

Today’s order list here. This is a probably a disappointment for the petitioners — it would be a major surprise if the SG recommends a grant.

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What is a “CVSG”?

We get the question all the time, so here goes: A CVSG is an acronym for “call for the views of the Solicitor General.” This is a option for the Supreme Court when the United States is not a party … Continue reading

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