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Culverts Case Oral Argument Transcript

Here. Culverts case background materials here.

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Lummi Tribe v. United States Cert Petition [HUD Funding]

Here is the petition: Cert Petition Questions presented: Does 28 U.S.C. § 1491 grant the court of federal claims jurisdiction over an action to recover grant-in-aid funds unlawfully recouped by the United States or is the action one for specific relief which must be brought under … Continue reading

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Cert Petition Filed over Ione Band of Miwok Indians Trust Land Acquisition

Here is the petition in County of Amador v. Dept. of the Interior: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Whether Congress intended the phrase “under Federal jurisdiction,” as used in the 1934 Act, to encompass a tribe that, as of June 18, 1934, had no … Continue reading

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Chickasaw Nation Press Release: “Chickasaw woman selected to clerk for Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch”

Here.

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Monte Mills on the Culverts Case

Here is “Supreme Court case tests weight of old Native American treaties in 21st century,” from The Conversation. Background materials on the culverts case are here.

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Royal v. Murphy Brief in Opposition

Here: Murphy BIO FINAL Cert petition is here.

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Additional Amicus Briefs Supporting Tribes In Culverts Case

Here: ncai amicus brief fishermans associations amicus brief warm springs et al amicus brief daniel j. evans amicus brief

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Fort Peck Housing Authority v. HUD Cert Petition

Here: Fort Peck Cert Petition Question presented: Whether an action for the restoration of grant in aid funds illegally recouped by the United States constitutes a suit for specific relief such that the United States’ sovereign immunity is waived pursuant … Continue reading

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Washington v. United States Background Materials [culverts]

Oral argument transcript: oral argument transcript Merits stage briefs: 17-269ts Petitioners Brief 17-269bsUnitedStates 17-269-bs-Tribal Respondents Amici in Support of Petitioners: Idaho and 10 Other States Brief Pacific Legal Foundation Brief Modoc Point Irrigation District Brief Business Organizations Brief Citizens Equal Rights … Continue reading

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Cert Opposition Brief in N.M. Public Service Co. v. Barboan & Navajo

Here: cert opposition[Navajo] US Cert Opp Cert petition here.

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