Tag Archives: Ninth Circuit

Ninth Circuit Briefing in A.D. v. Washburn (Tahsuda)(Goldwater Case)

This is the appeal of the dismissal of the case in the federal District of Arizona purporting to represent all Native children in foster care in Arizona and their non-Indian foster parents or adoptive placements. The Goldwater Institute appealed the … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Skokomish Indian Tribe v. Forsman

Here: Skokomish Opening Brief Forsman Answer Brief Skallam Tribes Amicus Brief Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Protect Our Communities Foundation v. Loudermilk

Here: Protect Our Communities Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Tribe Answer Brief Lower court materials here.

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American Indian Prisoner Religious Freedom 9th Cir. Appeal

Here are the materials in the matter of McCarter v. Kernan et al, 16-cv-05672 (9th Cir.): Appellants Opening Brief Appellee’s Answering Brief Motion to File Amicus Brief and Amicus Brief by Huy Order re Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs’ Complaint … Continue reading

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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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Ninth Circuit Briefs in United States v. Cloud (Search and Seizure on Indian Lands)

Here: Cloud opening brief US answer brief

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Vera v. Bureau of Indian Affairs (FTCA Claim)

Here: Vera opening brief US answer brief

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Coeur d’Alene Tribe v. Hawks

Here: Opening brief Appellee brief Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Riverside County

Here: Opening Brief  NCAI  Amicus Brief  NITA Brief of Amicus Curiae Lower court materials here.

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Ninth Circuit Briefing in A.D. v. Washburn (Goldwater Litigation)

Here is the case page. 20_Opening Brief_09-01-2017 40_AZResponse 41_GilaNavajoResponse 42_USResponse And yes, the case caption should eventually change–Carter et. al. v. Tahsuda et. al. is how the U.S. brief is captioned.

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