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Supreme Court Affirms Dismissal of Suit in Patchak v. Zinke

Opinion here. THOMAS, J., announced the judgment of the Court and delivered an opinion, in which BREYER, ALITO, and KAGAN, JJ., joined. BREYER, J., filed a concurring opinion. GINSBURG, J., filed an opinion concurring in the judgment, in which SOTOMAYOR, … Continue reading

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Patchak v. Zinke Oral Argument Transcript

Here: Oral Argument Transcript  

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SCOTUSBlog (Ronald Mann) Preview of Patchak v. Zinke

Here. An excerpt, and a little horn tooting: The most telling argument for the government is the recitation (in an amicus brief filed by a group of law professors) of the dozens of statutes Congress has adopted through the centuries … Continue reading

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Scholars Amicus Brief in Patchak v. Zinke

Here: 16-498 bsac Fed. Cts. and Indian Law Scholars Background materials here.

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Tribal and Federal Merits Briefs in Patchak v. Zinke

Here: US Merits Brief Gun Lake Merits Brief Other briefs here.

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Patchak v. Zinke Background Materials

Here are the merits briefs: Patchak Merits Brief Joint Appendix US Merits Brief Gun Lake Merits Brief Patchak Merits Reply Here are the amicus briefs: Federal Courts Scholars Brief in Support of Petitioners Fed. Cts. and Indian Law Scholars in … Continue reading

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