Tag Archives: Sixth Circuit

Sixth Circuit Materials in Saginaw Chippewa Effort to Intervene in Bay Mills Indian Community v. Snyder

Here: Saginaw Chippewa Motion to Expedite Michigan Response CA6 Order Denying Motion to Expedite Saginaw Chippewa Opening Brief Lower court materials here.

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Sixth Circuit Decision on Title IV-E Maintenance Payments to Kinship Placements

Here. Not an ICWA/Indian child case, but one that is important nonetheless given its ruling ensuring Title IV-E maintenance payments. The lack of these payments sometimes make kinship care very difficult on relative placements–Title IV-E maintenance payments cover, among other things, the … Continue reading

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New Scholarship on the Sixth Circuit’s NLRB Tribal Jurisdiction Cases

Riley Plumer has published “Overriding Tribal Sovereignty by Applying the National Labor Relations Act to Indian Tribes inSoaring Eagle Casino and Resort v. National Labor Relations Board” in Law & Inequality.  

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Sixth Circuit Briefs in Yaroma v Cashcall

Here: Yaroma Opening Brief Cashcall Brief Yaroma Reply DCT Order

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Order Denying Kelsey Petition for Rehearing en Banc

Download order here. Link to previously posted en Banc petition here.

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En Banc Petition in Kelsey v. Pope

Here: Kelsey Petition for Rehearing en Banc Panel decision and materials here.

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Sixth Circuit Rules in Favor of Little River Band in Kelsey v. Pope

Here is the opinion in Kelsey v. Pope: 59-2 Opinion 59-3 Judgment Briefs here.

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Sixth Circuit Denies En Banc Petition in Soaring Eagle Casino Resort v. NLRB

Here: 2015 09 29 Order Denying Petition for Rehearing En Banc En banc petition materials here.

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Sixth Circuit Recalls Mandate in NLRB v. Little River Tribal Government to Allow for Cert Petition

Here: 2015 09 24 Uopposed LRB Motion to Recall and Stay Mandate 2015 09 29 Order Recalling Mandate

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Sixth Circuit Denies En Banc Petition in NLRB v. Little River Tribal Govt; Saginaw Chippewa En Banc Petition Remains Pending

Here is the order (Judge McKeague dissents): CA6 Order Denying Rehearing En Banc En banc materials in both cases here.

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