Tag Archives: Eastern District of California

Competitor Challenge to North Fork Rancheria Casino Continues

Here are the materials in Club One Casino Inc. v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint 22 Motion to Supplement Administrative Record 25 Response 26 Reply 30 DCT Order

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Federal Court Dismisses Effort to Shut Down Indian Casino Project Allegedly Built on Indian Cemetery

Here are the materials in Rosales v. Dutschke (E.D. Cal.): 62-1 Tribally Related Defendants Motion to Dismiss 63-1 Federal Defendants Motion to Dismiss 74 Response to Federal Motion 75 Response to Tribal Motion 80 Federal Reply 84 Tribal Reply 98 DCT … Continue reading

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Picayune Rancheria Challenge to North Fork Rancheria Gaming Fails

Here are the materials in Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 26 North Fork Motion for Summary Judgment 29 US Brief 33 Picayune Response 35 North Fork Reply 36 US Reply 42 DCT Order

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Federal Court Dismisses Gaming Contract Breach against Picayune Rancheria

Here are the materials in Osceola Blackwood Ivory Gaming Group LLC v. Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians (E.D. Cal.): 8 Motion to Dismiss 12 Response 14 Reply 18 DCT Order

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Federal Court Orders Shingle Springs Miwok into Arbitration with Labor Union

Here are the materials in Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians v. Unite Here International Union (E.D. Cal) (No. 16-1057): 9 Motion to Dismiss 13 Tribe Opposition 14 Reply 18 DCT Order And here are the materials in Unite Here International … Continue reading

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ICRA Habeas Claim Arising from Bishop Paiute Reservation Inter-tribal Property Dispute Dismissed

Here are the materials in Napoles v. Rogers (E.D. Cal.): 19 Motion to Dismiss 20-1 Tribal Judge Motion to Dismiss 25 Opposition to 20 26 Opposition to 19 32 Reply in Support of 20 34 Reply in Support of 19 … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rules Against Burley Faction in California Miwok Dispute

Here are the materials in California Valley Miwok Tribe v. Zinke (E.D. Cal.): 44-1 Burley Motion for Summary J 46 US Cross-Motion 47 Dixie Cross-Motion 48 Burley Response 50 US Response 51 Dixie Response 53 Burley Reply 56 US Reply 57 … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses Remaining Claims in Winnemem Effort to Protect Coonrod Flats

Here are the materials in Winnemem Wintu Tribe v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.), also known as Franco v. USFS: 150 Supplemental Brief 155 Tribe Brief on Remedies 156 US Brief on Remedies 160 DCT Order on Reconsideration Prior post … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses Claims by “Historic Ione Band of Miwok Indians Tribe”

Here are the materials in Villa v. Jewell (E.D. Cal.): 16-1 Motion to Dismiss 20 Opposition 23 Reply 26 DCT Order

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Picayune Rancheria Sued by Gaming Management Company for Breach of Contract

Here is the complaint in Osceola Blackwood Ivory Gaming Group v. Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians (E.D. Cal.): Complaint

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