Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit

Tenth Circuit Briefs in Comanche Nation v. Zinke [Chickasaw Trust Land Acquisition]

Here: Comanche Opening Brief Federal Answer Brief Lower court materials here.

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Royal v. Murphy Brief in Opposition

Here: Murphy BIO FINAL Cert petition is here.

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Tenth Circuit Decides Donelson v. United States [Osage Mineral Estate]

Here is the unpublished opinion. Brief: appellant brief energy companies opening brief federal answer brief reply

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Tenth Circuit Denies San Juan County Stay Request in Navajo Voting Rights Matter

Here is the order in Navajo Nation v. San Juan County: Order Prior posts here.

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Eastern Shoshone Tribe v. Wyoming Cert Petition

Here: Cert Petition Question presented: Whether Congress clearly intended in 1905 to di- minish the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming, home to the Eastern Shoshone Tribe. Lower court materials here. UPDATE: indian law profs amicus

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Tenth Circuit Affirms Conviction (again) for Mail Fraud against Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah

Here is the unpublished opinion in United States v. Zander. Prior post here.

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Royal v. Murphy Cert Petition (Death Penalty & Muscogee Reservation Boundaries)

Here: Cert Petition Question presented: Whether the 1866 territorial boundaries of the Creek Nation within the former Indian Territory of eastern Oklahoma constitute an “Indian reservation” today under 18 U.S.C. § 1151(a). Lower court materials here. UPDATE: Environmental Federation Of … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Vacates Arbitration Award Favoring Citizen Potawatomi in Liquor Sales Dispute with Oklahoma

Here is the opinion in Citizen Potawatomi Nation v. State of Oklahoma. Briefs: Appellant brief Citizen Potawatomi brief Reply

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Tenth Circuit Dismisses Caddo Sacred Sites Dispute with Wichita for Mootness

Here is the opinion in Caddo Nation of Oklahoma v. Wichita and Affiliated Tribes. Materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Briefs in Cherokee Nation v. Zinke (UKB Trust Acquisition)

Here they are (so far); Federal Brief Lower court materials in Cherokee Nation v. Jewell here.

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