Tag Archives: Eighth Circuit
Eighth Circuit Affirms Major Crimes Act Conviction over Dissent on Right to Counsel in Tribal Court (Rosebud Sioux)
Here are the materials in United States v. Long: Opinion Long Brief US Brief Reply An excerpt from the dissent: A misdemeanant like Michael Long is forbidden to possess a firearm only if he was “represented by counsel in the case” … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in Oglala Sioux Tribe v. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: OST Brief Federal Brief
Here is the opinion in Enerplus Resources (USA) Corporation v. Wilkinson. Materials here.
Three Indians were struck from the jury during voir dire in United States v. Harding, including one who was struck because he was struck in a prior case. And that’s okay under federal law, apparently: The prosecutor gave these reasons … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in United States v. Johnson.
Oglala Sioux v. Fleming (previously Van Hunnik) is the class action suit initiated by the Oglala Sioux and Rosebud Sioux Tribes and the ACLU/Stephen Pevar arguing that Pennington County, SD is violating the due process rights and ICWA rights of … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation v. United States Corps of Engineers: Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials here.
Eighth Circuit Holds in Criminal Jurisdiction Matter Red Lake Reservation Not Diminished by 1905 Act
Here are the materials in United States v. Jackson: Opinion Appellant Brief US Brief Red Lake Amicus Brief Reply Brief Prior opinion in this case here.
Download(PDF): Doc. 332 – Order (2/9/2017) Link: Previous posts