Tag Archives: Northern District of New York

Federal Magistrate Recommends Section 1983 Suit against NY Oneida Police Proceed

Here are the materials so far in Alexander v. New York (N.D. N.Y): 1 Complaint 4 Magistrate Order

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Haudenosaunee CCTA Defendant May Not Use Indian Law as a Defense to Cigarette Trafficking Charge

Here are the materials in United States v. Tarbell (N.D.N.Y.): 24 Motion in Limine re Indian Cigarettes 29 Response 47 DCT Order on Motions in Limine

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2nd Circuit Affirms Oneida Fee into Trust Judgment

Here are the materials in the matter of Upstate Citizens for Equality v. United States of America, 15-cv-01688 (Nov. 9, 2016): Doc. 100 Brief for Plaintiffs-Appellants Town of Vernon, New York, Town of Verona, Abraham Acee and Arthur Strife Doc. 101 … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Briefs in Cayuga Nation v. Tanner

Here: Appellant Brief Appellee Brief Lower court materials here and here.

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Update in Cayuga Nation v. Tanner

Here are more materials in the case captioned Cayuga Nation v. Tanner (N.D. N.Y.): 38 DCT Order Denying Unity Council Motion to Intervene 41 Plaintiffs Reply in Support of PI 42 Plaintiffs Response to Tanner Motion to Dismiss 50 DCT … Continue reading

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Challenge to Oneida Fee to Trust Defeated

Here are the materials in Upstate Citizens for Equality v. Jewell (N.D. N.Y.): 79-1 US Motion for Summary J 80 UCE Response 81 US Reply 84 DCT Order And the materials in Central New York Fair Business Association v. Jewell (N.D. … Continue reading

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Federal Court Challenge to Onondaga Nation ICW Jurisdiction Defeated

Here are the materials in Pitre v. Shenandoah (N.D. N.Y): 12-5 Onondaga Nation Motion to Dismiss 20-5 Onondaga County Motion to Dismiss 34-2 Oswego County Motion to Dismiss 45 DCT Order

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Supreme Court Cert Opposition Briefs in Stockbridge-Munsee Land Claim

Here (thanks to the Supreme Court Project page): State of New York Brief in Opposition Oneida Indian Nation Brief in Opposition The petition is here.

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Law Professors Amicus Brief in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. New York

Here. Previous coverage here.

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Materials in Cayuga Nation v. Tanner

Originally filed by Clint Halftown’s group against the Village of Union Springs to enjoin the village’s effort to regulate Class II bingo; now a challenge to the Halftown group by the Cayuga Nation Unity Council. News coverage here. Here are … Continue reading

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