Tag Archives: Eastern District of California

Federal Court Allows Bishop Paiute Suit against Inyo County re: Tribal Law Enforcement Authority to Proceed

Here are the materials in Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County (E.D. Cal.): 45-1 inyo county mtd 46-1 sheriff mtd 49 opposition 47-1 inyo da mtd 61 dct order

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Federal Magistrate Enters Default against Yamassee Tribal Nation Supreme Court in Claim involving JPMorgan Chase

Here are the materials in JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. v. Khamsanvong (E.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint 22 Magistrate Order

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Federal Court Rejects Casino Opponent Demand to Supplement Administrative Record with Materials on the Legal Status of Trust Land (North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians)

Here are the materials in Club One Casino v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 22 motion to supplement record 25 interior response 26 reply 33 dct order

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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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