Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit

Tenth Circuit Briefs in Caddo Nation of Oklahoma v. Wichita and Affiliated Tribes II

Here: Appellant Brief Response Brief Reply Case tag here.

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Tenth Circuit Affirms Enable Oklahoma Intrastate Transmission LLC v. A 25 Foot Wide Easement

Here is the opinion. An excerpt: Plaintiff Enable Oklahoma Intrastate Transmission, LLC, appeals the district court’s dismissal of its case for lack of subject matter jurisdiction and for failure to join an indispensable party. Enable also challenges the amount of … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment v. Zinke [Chaco Canyon Fracking]

Here: Opening Brief Amicus Brief federal brief intervenors brief navajo allottees amicus brief Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Rejects Duress/PTSD Defense of Woman Convicted of Theft from Tribal Organization

Here is the opinion in United States v. Dixon.

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Tenth Circuit Dismisses Objectors’ Appeal of Pojoaque Valley Water Settlement

Here is the opinion in State of New Mexico v. Aamodt. Briefs: Answering Brief for the United States of America Appellant’s Consolidated Reply Brief to Appellees’ and Appellees in Intervention’s Briefs Appellant’s Opening Brief Appellant’s Supplemental Brief Pursuant to the Court’s … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Decides Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town v. United States

Here is the opinion in Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town v. United States. Briefs here.

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Background Materials in Carpenter v. Murphy (formerly Royal v. Murphy)

Tenth Circuit opinion: MURPHY v ROYAL OPINION Order Denying En Banc Petition [amended panel opinion] Here are the merits briefs: Joint Appendix 2018 09 24 US divided argument motion 2018 09 26 MCN Motion for Oral Argument Petitioner’s Briefs Petitioner’s Brief … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Rules against State Jurisdiction over Navajo Casino Tort Claims

Here is the opinion in Navajo Nation v. Dalley: ca10 opinion Briefs here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Ute Indian Tribe v. Lawrence

Here: ute opening brief becker brief lawrence brief Reply Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Navajo Nation v. San Juan County

Here: san juan county opening brief navajo nation answer brief Prior posts here.

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