Tag Archives: Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act

Federal Circuit Vacates Tribal Win in NAHASDA Suit

Here are the materials in Lummi Tribe v. United States. Opinion US Opening Brief Lummi Response Brief US Reply Brief An excerpt from the opinion: The government seeks review of a September 30, 2015 order of the Court of Federal … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Reverses Judgment Favoring Crow Nation against HUD

Here is the opinion in Crow Tribal Housing Authority v. HUD. From the court’s syllabus: The panel vacated the district court’s order remanding the case to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) for a hearing, reversed the judgment, … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Materials in Crow Tribal Housing Authority v. HUD

Here are the briefs: HUD Opening Brief Crow Answer Brief HUD Reply Oral argument audio and video. Lower court materials here.

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Navajo Nation Wins Multi-Million Dollar Judgment against HUD

Here are the orders in Navajo Nation v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development  (D. Colo.): 72 DCT Order on Liability 82 DCT Damages Order

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Update in Nambé Pueblo Housing Authority v. HUD

Here are the updated materials in Nambé Pueblo Housing Authority v. Department of Housing and Urban Development (D. Colo.): 56 Plaintiff Statement of Relief Requested 57 HUD Response 63 Plaintiff Reply 70 DCT Order Here is an excerpt from the … Continue reading

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Federal Court Rules against Intertribal NAHASDA Claims

Here are the updated materials in Lummi Tribe v. United States (Fed. Cl.): 44 Second Amended Complaint 45 US Motion to Dismiss 48 Lummi Response 50 US Reply 57 DCT Order Denying Motion to Dismiss 76 Lummi Motion for Partial … Continue reading

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Crow Housing Authority Dispute over Alleged HUD Overpayments Remanded to Agency

Here are the materials in Crow Tribal Housing Authority v. HUD (D. Mont.): Crow Motion for Summary J HUD Motion for Summary J DCT Order Remanding to Agency An excerpt: Plaintiff Crow Tribal Housing Authority (“CTHA”) brings this action against … Continue reading

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Materials in Tribal Challenges to HUD Funding Reductions and Grant Money Recapture Actions

Here are the materials in Fort Peck Housing Authority v. Department of Housing and Urban Development (D. Colo.): DCT Order in Fort Peck v HUD Fort Peck Opening Brief HUD Answer Brief Fort Peck Reply And the materials in Nambé … Continue reading

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HUD Must Provide Hearing Prior to Recapturing NAHASDA Funds in Allocation Formula Dispute

Here are the materials in Lummi Tribe v. United States (Fed. Cl.): DCT Order Denying US Motion to Dismiss Count 2 HUD Motion to Dismiss Lummi Response HUD Reply An excerpt: In conclusion, we read Section 405 as governing HUD’s … Continue reading

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Yakama Nation Housing Authority Trust/Contract Claims against US Survive Motion to Dismiss

Here are the materials in Yakama Nation Housing Authority v. United States (Fed. Cl.): DCT Order Denying US Motion to Dismiss YNHA Complaint US Motion to Dismiss YNHA Complaint Yakama Housing Opposition US Reply to YNHA Opposition However, the government … Continue reading

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