Tag Archives: federal sovereign immunity
Federal Court Dismisses All But One Claim in Long-running Dahlstrom v. United States [wrongful discharge from Sauk-Siuattle]
Here are the materials in Dahlstrom v. United States (W.D. Wash.): 69 us motion to dismiss 73 opposition 75 reply 77 dct order dismissing second amended complaint
Federal Dismisses Alleged Whistleblower Complaint against US re: Former Sauk-Suiattle Employee, Allows 30 Days to Refile on Free Speech Claims
Here are the materials in Dahlstrom v. United States (W.D. Wash.): 38 US Motion to Dismiss 48 Response 49 US Reply 62 DCT Order Prior post here.
Here are the materials in Labatte v. United States (Fed. Cl.): 9 US Motion to Dismiss 10 Response 16 Reply 17 Surreply 25 DCT Order
Here is the opinion in the consolidated appeal captioned Modoc Lassen Indian Housing Authority v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. An excerpt from the lead opinion: These consolidated appeals arise from a government agency’s decision to recapture, via administrative offset, … Continue reading →
Here is the unpublished opinion in Northern New Mexicans Protecting Land Water and Rights v. United States. Briefs here.
Federal Court Orders More Briefing on Ownership Liability in CERCLA Suit Involving Navajo Reservation Uranium Mining
Here are the materials in El Paso Natural Gas Co. LLC v. United States (D. Ariz.): 114 Plaintiff Motion for Summary J 119 US Response 123 Reply 128 DCT Order An excerpt: Plaintiff El Paso Natural Gas Company brought suit … Continue reading →
Here: Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Reply Lower court materials here.
Download petition for a Writ of Certiorari here. Questions presented: Whether a treaty promise to pay reparations to a group of Native Americans in the form and amount that is “best adapted to the respected wants and conditions of” said … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in Cypress v. United States: CA11 Unpublished Opinion An excerpt: This appeal arises out of a dispute between sixteen members of the Miccosukee Tribe of Florida (the “Tribe members”) and the United States, the U.S. Department … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in State of Alaska v. United States: CA9 Opinion An excerpt: The panel affirmed the district court’s dismissal of quiet title and declaratory judgment claims for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, and vacated the dismissal of … Continue reading →