Tag Archives: off-reservation gaming

Stockbridge-Munsee Sues Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Over Gaming

Here are the materials so far in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wisc.): FINAL COMPLAINT FINAL HOLSEY AFF FINAL MEMORANDUM FINAL Motion for PI FINAL STATEMENT OF FACTS

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Zinke Memorandum on Off-Rez Fee to Trust Acquisitions

Here: doc (doi) – 2017-04-06 – part 151 (aas-ia re handling of ftt acquisitions)    

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House Resources Committee Chair Demands BIA Reverse Obama Administration Gaming Decisions

Here: 2017-02-15 Bishop letter to Cason

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Oklahoma v. Hobia Cert Stage Briefing Complete

Here: Petition for a Writ of Certiorari Hobia Cert Opp Oklahoma Reply Lower court materials here.

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Hobia Cert Opposition Brief

Here: Hobia Cert Opp Cert petition here.

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Oklahoma v. Hobia Cert Petition

Here: Petition for a Writ of Certiorari (as filed) Question presented: Does Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, 134 S.Ct. 2024 (2014), require the dismissal of a State’s suit to prevent tribal officers from conducting gaming that would be unlawful … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Decides Redding Rancheria v. Jewell (Affirming Section 20 Regulations)

Here is the opinion. The court’s summary: The panel affirmed the district court’s judgment in favor of the federal government insofar as it upheld the Secretary of the Interior’s denial of the application of Redding Rancheria (the Tribe) to operate multiple casinos on … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Issues Amended Opinion in Oklahoma v. Hobia

Here. Like its earlier decision, today’s amended opinion concludes that the district court erroneously granted the State’s request for a preliminary injunction and held that the State’s complaint, which alleged class III gaming activities on non-Indian lands, failed to state … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Reverses Oklahoma v. Hobia Relying on Bay Mills

Here is the opinion: CA10 Opinion Lower court supplemental briefs here. Briefs are here. Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Supplemental Briefs in Oklahoma v. Hobia re: Bay Mills Decision

Here: Oklahoma Supplemental Brief re Bay Mills Tribal Supplemental Brief re Bay Mills The Tenth Circuit previously abated this matter pending the outcome in Michigan v. Bay Mills.

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