Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit
Tenth Circuit in Murphy v. Royal holds that allotted Muscogee (Creek) Nation reservation in Oklahoma has not been disestablished, reversing State death penalty conviction of Creek tribal member. MURPHY v ROYAL OPINION Prior Posts: Updated Materials in Murphy v. Royal … Continue reading →
Here: Alabama-Quassarte Tribal Town Opening Brief Case materials here.
Tenth Circuit Denies Utility/Pipeline Company En Banc Petition; Cert Petition Likely; Trump Admin. May Change Position on Case to Appease Pipeline Company
Here are the materials in Public Service Company of New Mexico v. Barboan: PSCNM En Banc Petition Transwestern Pipeline Company Amicus Brief CA10 Order on En Banc Review PSCNM Motion for Stay Prior posts here.
Here is the opinion in the consolidated appeal captioned Modoc Lassen Indian Housing Authority v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. An excerpt from the lead opinion: These consolidated appeals arise from a government agency’s decision to recapture, via administrative offset, … Continue reading →
Here is the opinion in United States v. Magnan.
Here is the unpublished opinion in Northern New Mexicans Protecting Land Water and Rights v. United States. Briefs here.
Here is the opinion in Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico. An excerpt: Plaintiffs-Appellants Pueblo of Pojoaque and its governor, Joseph M. Talachy, (collectively “the Pueblo”) appeal from the district court’s dismissal of its claim for declaratory and … Continue reading →
Tenth Circuit Orders Exhaustion of Tribal Remedies over Trespass Claim Involving Nonmember Police Officers
Here is the opinion in Norton v. Ute Indian Tribe. An excerpt: We conclude that the district court erred in excusing the officers from exhaustion of tribal remedies with respect to the Tribe’s trespass claim, which alleges that the officers … Continue reading →
Download(PDF): Petition for Rehearing En Banc Link: Previous post in the matter of Public Service Company of N.M. v. Barboan et al
Here is the opinion in State of Kansas v. Zinke. An excerpt: The question in this case is whether a legal opinion letter issued by the Acting General Counsel of the National Indian Gaming Commission (“NIGC”) regarding the eligibility of Indian lands … Continue reading →