Tag Archives: National Indian Gaming Commission

Tenth Circuit Holds NIGC Indian Lands Opinion Letters Not Final Agency Action

Here is the opinion in State of Kansas v. Zinke. An excerpt: The question in this case is whether a legal opinion letter issued by the Acting General Counsel of the National Indian Gaming Commission (“NIGC”) regarding the eligibility of Indian lands … Continue reading

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Nooksack Casino Closes after NIGC Issues NOV

Here is the NOV. NIGC presser here. News coverage here and here.

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Butte County v. Chaudhuri

Here: Butte County Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Mechoopda Response Brief Butte County Reply Lower court materials here.

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. National Indian Gaming Commission Financial analyst, Washington D.C. Closes 1/30/2017. Jill Grant & Associates, LLC … Continue reading

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Federals Prevail in Online Tribal Bingo Suit

Here are the materials in State of California v. Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel (S.D. Cal.): 61 US Motion 63 CA Motion 67 Tribal Response 68 US Reply 69 CA Reply 80 DCT Order Granting US Motion Prior post here.

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. Morongo Band of Mission Indians Tribal Attorney, Full Time, Salary D.O.E. BASIC DUTIES: Under the … Continue reading

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Friday Job Announcements

Job vacancies are posted on Friday. Some announcements might still appear throughout the week. If you would like your Indian law job posted on Turtle Talk, please email indigenous@law.msu.edu. National Indian Gaming Commission Financial Analyst, Washington D.C.  Closes 10/13/2016. Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Public … Continue reading

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NIGC Attorney Job Posting

The following position is available within the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC). Attorney position: The Office of General Counsel within the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has an Attorney position available in our Washington, DC office. The open period to … Continue reading

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Jamul Action Committee’s Challenge Dismissed

Here are the materials in Jamul Action Committee v. Chaudhuri (E.D. Cal.): 123 Tribe Motion to Dismiss 127-1 Federal Motion to Dismiss 133-1 JAC Motion for Summary J 143 JAC Response to 123 144 JAC Response to 127 145 Tribe … Continue reading

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Butte County Loses Challenge to NIGC Compact Approval

Here are the materials and documents in the matter of Butte County, CA v. Chadhouri et al, 08-cv-00519 (D.C. July 15, 2016): Doc. 115 – Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment Doc. 117 … Continue reading

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