Tag Archives: Tenth Circuit

Tenth Circuit Upholds Interior’s Authority to Release Gray Wolves in New Mexico

Here is the opinion in New Mexico Dept. of Game and Fish v. Dept. of the Interior.

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Tenth Circuit Strikes Down Part 291 Secretarial Procedures

Here is the opinion in State of New Mexico v. Dept. of Interior. Briefs here.

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Tenth Circuit Materials in Donelson v. U.S.: NEPA Challenge to Interior Drilling Approvals re: Osage Mineral Estate

Here: Donelson Brief Industry Response Brief US Response Brief Reply TK Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Rules against Osage Headrights Class on Trust Accounting Scope

Here are the materials in Fletcher v. United States: Opinion Opening Brief US Response Brief Reply Other posts here.  

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Tenth Circuit Materials in Finn v. Great Plains Lending LLC

Here: Finn Brief Great Plains Lending Brief Finn Reply Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Issues Temporary Injunction against New Mexico in Dispute with Pueblo of Pojoaque

Here are the materials in Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico: Pojoaque Emergency Motion CA10 Temporary Order Lower court denial of stay here. Lower court materials here.

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Tenth Circuit Holds Wind River Reservation Diminished

Here is the 2-1 opinion in State of Wyoming v. EPA: CA10 Opinion Briefs here.

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Tenth Circuit Rejects Bivens Suits against Federal Officers in “Operation Cerebus”

Here is the opinion in Estate of Redd v. Love. Briefs: Appellant Brief US Brief Reply Lower court materials here.

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No Stay Pending IGRA Appeal in 10th Circuit for Pueblo of Pojoaque

Link: Previous posts Here are further materials and briefs in the matter of Pueblo of Pojoaque v. State of New Mexico, 16-cv-00625 (D. NM): 123 – Plaintiffs’ Motion to Stay the Order and Restore the Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal Expedited … Continue reading

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Neil Gorsuch Indian Law Record as Tenth Circuit Judge

Here are Judge Gorsuch’s Indian law decisions (to be updated as we add details — most recently updated 12:03 12:17 PM eastern): United Planners Financial Services v. Sac and Fox Nation, 654 Fed.Appx. 376 (10th Cir. 2016) (favoring tribal interests in tribal … Continue reading

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