Tag Archives: Indian land claims
Here: Shinnecock Cert Petition Questions presented: Petitioner’s case is the last in a long line of Indian land claim cases arising in the State of New York in which Indian tribes have been denied access to the courts by the … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in Shinnecock Indian Nation v. State of New York: New York Brief Shinnecock Opening Brief Shinnecock Reply Shinnecock v NY Opinion
Federal Circuit Rejects Shinnecock Nation’s Judicial Takings Claims re: Dismissal of Land Claims under Sherrill
Here is the opinion in Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States. An excerpt: Accordingly, we affirm the United States Court of Federal Claims’ determination that the Nation’s breach of trust claims are not yet ripe for review, vacate its ruling … Continue reading →
Here: Shinnecock Opening Brief US Response Brief Shinnecock Reply Brief Lower court materials here.
Here is the opinion in Alabama-Coushatta Tribe v. United States. We posted briefs here. H/T Pechanga.
Here: Shinnecock Opening Brief Lower court materials here.
Here: Alabama-Coushatta Opening Brief US Appellee Brief Alabama-Coushatta Reply Brief Lower court materials here.
Here are the materials in Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States (Fed. Cl.): 7 US Motion to Dismiss 10 Shinnecock Response 13 US Reply Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States, No. 12-836, Slip Op. (Fed. Cl. Aug. 29, 2013) Complaint … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in Alabama-Coushatta Tribe v. United States (E.D. Tex.): US Motion to Dismiss Alabama-Coushatta Opposition US Reply MJ R&R Recommending Dismissal DCT Order Adopting MJ R&R We posted the complaint here.
Here is the mandate and order: CA2 Mandate and Order And the briefs: Bond Schoeneck Brief Oneida Brief Bond Schoeneck Reply Brief The lower court materials are here. News coverage here: Circuit Upholds Reduction ofAttorney Fees in Indian Case_Article