Tag Archives: Northern District of California

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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Federal Court Allows Tribal NHPA Consultation Claims to Proceed in Freeway Challenge

Here are the materials in Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians of California v. United States Department of Transportation (N.D. Cal.): 68 Federal Motion to Dismiss 69 State Motion to Dismiss 73 Tribe Response to State Motion 74 Tribe Response to … Continue reading

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