Tag Archives: Ninth Circuit
Here: doc-78-pet-for-rehearing-denied.pdf Case page here.
Here is the unpublished opinion in Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians v. UNITE HERE International Union. Briefs: Shingle Springs Opening Brief United Here Brief Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here. Prior cases here.
Plaintiffs filed a notice of appeal from the District Court’s dismissal of their civil RICO action to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, in Rabang v. Kelly (Rabang II). Pending that appeal, the Whatcom County Superior Court further stayed a … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion. Briefs here.
Split Ninth Circuit Panel Approves Voting Rules in Arizona Intended to Make Voting Harder for People of Color
Here is the opinion in Democratic National Committee v. Reagan. An excerpt from Chief Judge Thomas’ dissent: “No right is more precious in a free country than that of having a voice in the election of those who make the laws under … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy Reservation v. Dept. of Interior. A related unpublished opinion in St. Marks v. Dept. of Interior is here. From the court’s syllabus: The panel denied a petition for review by … Continue reading →
Here: Opening Brief Answer Brief Reply Prior posts here.
Here is the opinion in Gila River Indian Community v. Dept. of Veterans Affairs. Briefs here.
Ninth Circuit Rejects Treaty Defense in United States v. King Mountain Tobacco (Nos. 14-36055, 16-35607)
Here is the opinion. An excerpt: We affirm our longstanding rule that Indians—like all citizens—are subject to federal taxation unless expressly exempted by a treaty or congressional statute. Hoptowit, 709 F.2d at 566. In this case, neither the General Allotment Act nor the Treaty … Continue reading →
Here is the order: Doc 75-1 – Memorandum Op Materials are here.