Tag Archives: Eastern District of California

Federal Court Denies TRO in Dispute over Modoc Tribe’s Traditional Lands brought by Japanese Internment Descendants

Here are the materials in Tule Lake Committee v. City of Tulelake (E.D. Cal.): 2-1 Motion for TRO 5 First Amended Complaint 13 DCT Order Denying TRO Prior post here.

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Federal Suit by Descendants of Japanese-American Internment Camp Victims Sue to Stop Sale of Land to Modoc Tribe

No, this one is not pretty. Here is the complaint in Tule Lake Committee v. City of Tulelake (E.D. Cal.): 1 complaint  

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Materials in Dispute over Ownership of Lot 28 on the Lone Pine Indian Reservation

Here are the materials in Watterson v. Fritcher (E.D. Cal.): 20 Watterson Motion for Summary J 27 DCT Order

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Materials in Dispute over Trust Status of Parcel 5 at Upper Lake Rancheria

Here are the materials in the zombie case, Upper Lake Pomo Association v. Morton (E.D. Cal.) [yes, that’s Rogers Morton and yes, the caption number starts with 75]: 320 Jackson Motion to Enforce 324-1 Diwald Motion to Intervene 325 US Opposition … Continue reading

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Wrongful Termination Suit against Indian Health Service [Toiyabe Indian Health Project]

Here is the complaint in Frey v. HHS (E.D. Cal.): 1 complaint

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Interior and North Fork Rancheria Prevail over Stand Up for California on Tribe’s Gaming Compact Procedures

Here are the materials in Stand Up for California! v. Dept.of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 28 sufc motion for stay 29 sufc motion for summary j 37 north fork rancheria motion for summary j 39 north fork opposition to 29 41 … Continue reading

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Federal Court Dismisses Counterclaim to Tribe’s Quiet Title Action

Here are the materials in Grindstone Indian Rancheria v. Olliff (E.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint 16 Motion to Dismiss Counterclaim 18 Opposition 19 Reply 21 DCT Order

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Federal Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to IRA Section 5 [fee to trust statute]

Here are the materials in Club One Casino v. Dept. of Interior (E.D. Cal.): 36-1 club one casino motion for summary j 37-1 doi motion for summary j 38 club one reply 39 doi reply 40 dct order Prior post … Continue reading

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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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