Tag Archives: Interior Board of Indian Appeals

Leasehold Sues BIA Over Trespass Finding @ Turtle Mountain

Here is the complaint in Grenier v. Dept. of Interior (D.N.D.): complaint IBIA decision here.

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Nooksack: Three New Disenrollment-Related Lawsuits

Doucette v. Zinke (W.D. Wash): complaint Belmont v. BIA Acting Northwest Regional Director (IBIA): appellants’ notice of appeal and initial statements of reasons Tageant v. Smith (Wash. Sup. Ct.): first amended complaint

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Nooksack: Federal Court Stays RICO Suit; IBIA Dismisses First IHS Reassumption Appeal

Here are materials in Rabang v. Kelly (W.D. Wash.): 6 – defendant-appellants’ opening brief 11 – plaintiff-appellees’ answering brief 124 non-parties nooksack tribe and certain tribal employees’ motion to quash non-party subpoenas 125 defendants kelly, cante and armstrong’s motion to … Continue reading

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IBIA Dismisses Second Nooksack IHS Reassumption Appeal

Here: 8-11-17 Nooksack v IHS (IBIA) Order Dismissing Appeal

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IBIA Orders Nooksack to Show Cause in Second IHS Reassumption Appeal

Here are the materials in Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Director, Portland Area, Indian Health Service: 6-26-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Notice of Appeal 7-5-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Notice of Receipt of Appeal, Order to Show Cause, and Order Concerning … Continue reading

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IBIA Stays Nooksack IHS Appeal Pending Federal Court Litigation; IHS Withholds $89K From Tribe Pending Appeal

Here are the materials in Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Director, Portland Area, Indian Health Service (IBIA): 3-28-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Motion of 271 Nooksack Members to Intervene 4-3-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) IHS Statement of Non-Opposition to Motion of … Continue reading

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Nooksack Tribe Files IBIA Appeal

Here are the materials in Nooksack Tribe v. Director, Portland Area Office, Indian Health Service: 2-21-17 Nooksack Tribe IBIA Notice of Appeal 3-2-17 IBIA Order Referring Appeal to the Departmental Cases Hearing Division for Assignment to an Adminitrative Law Judge … Continue reading

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Cayuga Nation IBIA Appeal

Here: cayibia_ap1-14-17-116123107-0001 Press release: Cayuga Nation Traditional Government Appeals BIA Decision Agency Violates Own Rules to Interfere in Cayuga Affairs January 16, 2017 – Seneca Falls, NY—The Cayuga Nation’s traditional government – the Council of Chiefs and Clan Mothers – … Continue reading

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Vulture Fund Files to Hold U.S. Liable for Lower Brule Sioux’s Debt

Here are materials in Great American Life Ins. Co. v. U.S. DOI, 16-cv-00699 ( S.D. Ohio): Doc. 1 – Complaint for Declaratory, Injunctive, and Other Relief Interior Board of Indian Appeals Order Affirming Decision Updated Materials: 10 US Motion to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rejects Nonmember Challenge to Tribal Member Probated Estate

Here are the materials in Estate of Raymond P. Sauser v. United States (D. S.D.): 18 Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings 19 US Response 20 Reply 22 DCT Order An excerpt: Because James Raymond Sauser’s Renunciation of interest in the … Continue reading

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