Tag Archives: Ione Band of Miwok Indians

Ninth Circuit Denies En Banc Review of Ione Casino Challenges

Here are the materials in No Casino in Plymouth v. Zinke: Ione adv No Casino – 9th Circuit – Order Denying No Casino Petition for Panel Rehearing or Rehearing En Banc filed 01-11-2018 Ione Band Response [No Casino] No Casino … Continue reading

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Interior Prevails in Defense of Ione Band Trust Land Acquisition in Ninth Circuit

Here is the opinion in County of Amador v. Dept. of Interior. UPDATE: And the unpublished opinion in No Casino in Plymouth v. Zinke. An excerpt: This case involves a dispute over a proposed casino in Amador County, California. Plaintiff, the … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Argument Video in Appeals in Challenge to Ione Band Gaming Related Trust Acquisition

Here is the video in No Casino in Plymouth v. Zinke (briefs here). Here is the video in County of Amador v. Dept. of Interior (briefs here).

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in County of Amador v. DOI & No Casino in Plymouth v. Jewell

Here are the briefs in County of Amador v. Dept. of Interior: Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief County Reply Other briefs TK Here are the briefs in No Casino in Plymouth v. Jewell: Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Ione Band … Continue reading

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Interior Prevails in Two Challenges to Ione Band Trust Acquisition

Here are the materials in No Casino in Plymouth v. Jewell (E.D. Cal.): 72-1 No Casino in Plymouth Motion for Summary J 77 Ione Band Motion to Strike 80 Opposition to 77 85 Ione Band Reply re 77 90-1 US … Continue reading

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Cross-Motions for Summary Judgment in County of Amador v. Dept. of Interior

Here: 65 County of Amador Motion for Summary J 82 Ione Band Motion for Summary J 84-1 Interior Motion for Summary J 85 Amador County Opposition/Reply 86 Federal Reply 87 Ione Band Reply Complaint here.

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Interior Issues Decisions on Two Gaming Applications

Here is the press release. The application for the Ione Band of Miwok Indians was approved, while the one for the Scotts Valley Band of Pomo Indians was denied.

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County of Amador v. USDOI Materials

From Indianz: The Bush administration is facing tribal criticism for its land-into-trust policies but officials have at least one court victory under their belts. In a 16-page decision issued last Thursday, a federal judge in California dismissed a suit against … Continue reading

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