Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit

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

Here: Opening Brief 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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Cert Stage Briefs in Eastern Shoshone/Northern Arapaho Tribes v. Wyoming

Here: northern arapaho tribe – cert petition eastern shoshone tribe v. wyoming — cert. petition amicus brief of ncai nos. 17-1159 and 17-1164 law profs amicus brief us brief in opposition riverton and fremont brief in opposition wyfb brief in … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit Rejects ICRA Claims against Ute Tribe

Here is the unpublished opinion in Oviatt v. Reynolds. Briefs: opening brief response brief reply

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