Tag Archives: Sixth Circuit
Here is the unpublished opinion in Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe v. Blue Cross Blue Shield. A separate unpublished opinion on attorneys fees is here. Prior posts here.
Here is the order: BMIC v. Snyder CA6 Unpublished Opinion Briefs here.
Here: Saginaw Chippewa Opening Brief BCBS Brief Reply Brief
Here is the opinion in United States v. Verwiebe.
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 BMIC Answer Brief Michigan Answer Brief SCIT Reply Lower court materials here.
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 →
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.
Here: Yaroma Opening Brief Cashcall Brief Yaroma Reply DCT Order
Download order here. Link to previously posted en Banc petition here.
Here: Kelsey Petition for Rehearing en Banc Panel decision and materials here.