Tag Archives: Supremacy Clause
Carla F. Fredericks & Jesse D. Heibel have posted “Standing Rock, the Sioux Treaties, and the Limits of the Supremacy Clause,” forthcoming in the University of Colorado Law Review. Here is the abstract: The controversy surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline … Continue reading →
Federal Circuit Rejects Shinnecock Nation’s Judicial Takings Claims re: Dismissal of Land Claims under Sherrill
Here is the opinion in Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States. An excerpt: Accordingly, we affirm the United States Court of Federal Claims’ determination that the Nation’s breach of trust claims are not yet ripe for review, vacate its ruling … Continue reading →
Here: Shinnecock Opening Brief US Response Brief Shinnecock Reply Brief Lower court materials here.
Here: Shinnecock Opening Brief Lower court materials here.
Here are the materials in Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States (Fed. Cl.): 7 US Motion to Dismiss 10 Shinnecock Response 13 US Reply Shinnecock Indian Nation v. United States, No. 12-836, Slip Op. (Fed. Cl. Aug. 29, 2013) Complaint … Continue reading →
Here is the complaint: Shinnecock Complaint
From RezNet’s TriBaLOG: Following is a statement from the office of Rodney M. Bordeaux, president of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe: On December 19th, 2007 four individuals calling themselves the Lakota Freedom Delegation held a press conference at the Plymouth Congregational … Continue reading →