Tag Archives: Northern District of California

Federal Court Dismisses Workers’ Comp Claim against Northern Circle Indian Housing Authority

Here are the materials in Luiz v. Northern Circle Indian Housing Authority (N.D. Cal.): 1 Habeas Petition 8 Motion to Dismiss 12 Response 14 Reply 16 DCT Order

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Hoopa Sues US over Failure to Consult re: Southern Oregon/Northern California Coastal (SONCC) Coho Salmon

Here is the complaint in Hoopa Valley Tribe v. Ross (N.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint

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Federal Court Allows Fraud Claims against Tribal Employees to Proceed

Here are the materials in JW Gaming Development LLC v. James (N.D. Cal.): 1-1 Complaint 6 Motion to Dismiss 18 Response 22 Reply 55 DCT Order

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Klamath Sues over Two Endangered Fish Species

Here is the complaint in Klamath Tribes v. United States Bureau of Reclamation (N.D. Cal.): 1 complaint

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Federal Court Dismisses ICRA Suit re: Elem Indian Colony of Pomo Indians Disenrollments

Here are the materials in John v. Garcia (N.D. Cal.): 74 Motion to Dismiss 76 Opposition 77 Reply 84 DCT Order

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Federal Court Rejects Coyote Valley Band Challenge to Highway

Here are the materials in Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians of California v. United States Department of Transportation (N.D. Cal.): 118-1 US Motion for Summary Judgment 131 Tribe Motion re Federal Defendants 133 Tribe Motion re State Defendants 138 State … Continue reading

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Yurok Fishing Case against Resighini Rancheria Dismissed

Here are the materials in Yurok Tribe v. Dowd (N.D. Cal.): 47 Motion to Dismiss 51 Opposition 52 Reply 55 Order

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Tolowa Nation Complaint for Federal Recognition

Here is the complaint in Tolowa Nation v. United States (N.D. Cal.): 1 Complaint

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Federal Court Dismisses Action by “Traditional Authority and Miskitu Government-In-Exile” against Nicaragua

Here are the materials in Robertson v. Republic of Nicaragua (N.D. Cal.): 78 Amended Complaint 81 Motion to Dismiss 82 Motion for Sanctions 84 Response to Motion to Dismiss 85 Response to Motion for Sanctions 87 Reply in Support of … Continue reading

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Federal Court Denies TRO in Matter it Already Dismissed under the Tribal Exhaustion Doctrine

Here are the new materials in Acres v. Blue Lake Rancheria (N.D. Cal.): 53 Motion for TRO 54 DCT Order Denying TRO Prior posts here.

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