Tag Archives: indian taxation
Here is the unpublished opinion: Opinion Here is an excerpt: The question in this appeal is whether the doctrine of claim preclusion bars the Seminole Tribe of Florida (the “Tribe”) from again challenging the imposition of a Florida state tax on utility … Continue reading →
Here are the materials in Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians v. Walker (W.D. Wis.): 2018.11.30 – Docket 01 – Complaint 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-1 – Civil Cover Sheet 2018.11.30 – Docket 1-2 – Exhibit Index 2018.11.30 … Continue reading →
Here. Briefs and other materials here.
Here is the order in Tulalip Tribes v. State of Washington (W.D. Wash.): dct-order.pdf Prior posts here.
Federal Court Dismisses First Nations Business Constitutional Claims re: Connecticut Tobacco Directory
Here are the materials in Grand River Enterprises Six Nations LTD v. Sullivan (D. Conn.): 74 Second Amended Complaint 82-1 Connecticut Motion to Dismiss 86 Opposition 95 Reply 97 Surreply 100 DCT Order
Here is the opinion in People ex rel. Beccera v. Huber: A144214
Here: Appellant Brief Appellee Brief Reply Brief Lower court materials here.
Here: Seminole Brief Florida Brief Reply Lower court briefs here.
Supreme Court –Merits Stage Joint Appendix Petitioner’s Brief SG Brief Respondent’s Brief Sacred Ground Legal Services Amicus Brief Yakama Nation Amicus Brief Nez Perce Tribe Amicus Brief NCAI Amicus Brief Reply Brief –Cert Stage Cert Petition Cougar Den Cert Opp … Continue reading →
Ninth Circuit Rejects Treaty Defense in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco (Nos. 14-36055, 16-35607)
Here is the opinion. An excerpt: We affirm our longstanding rule that Indians—like all citizens—are subject to federal taxation unless expressly exempted by a treaty or congressional statute. Hoptowit, 709 F.2d at 566. In this case, neither the General Allotment Act nor the Treaty … Continue reading →