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En Banc Petition Materials in St. Regis Mohawk Tribe v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Here: En Banc Petition States Amicus Brief University of Minnesota Brief University of New Mexico Amicus Brief Prior posts here.

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Federal Court Orders Tribal Exhaustion in Title VII Case against Tribal Entity

Here are the materials in Romero v. Wounded Knee LLC (D.S.D.): 56 Motion to Dismiss 59 Motion to Strike 62 Response to 59 63 Reply in Support of 59 67 Response to 56 68 Reply in Support of 56 77 Plaintiff’s … Continue reading

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Federal Court Orders Jurisdiction-Related Discovery in Title VII Suit against Shiprock Schools

Here are the materials in Jim v. Shiprock Associated Schools (D. N.M.): 6 Motion to Dismiss 11 Response and Motion to Bifurcate 15 Reply 18 DCT Order

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Diné Citizens against Ruining Our Environment v. BIA [Rule 19 Joinder; Four Corners Power Plant & Navajo Mine]

Here: Arizona Public Service Co Brief Navajo Transitional Energy Company, LLC Brief United States Brief Navajo Nation Amicus Reply

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Federal Court Dismisses Title VII Complaint against Salish Kootenai College

Here are the materials in McCoy v. Salish Kootenai College Inc. (D. Mont.): 13 Motion to Dismiss 22 Response to 13 25 Reply in Support of 13 28 CSKT Amicus Brief 33 American Indian Higher Education Consortium Amicus 37 DCT … Continue reading

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Connecticut Appellate Court Quashes Third Party Discovery Request of Tribal Officials

Here is the opinion in Drabik v. Thomas: drabik-v-thomas.pdf

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Federal Magistrate Quashes Third Party Subpoena Issued against Tunica Biloxi Tribal Enterprise

Here are the materials in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. ThinkFinance (E.D. La.): 1 motion to quash subpoena 4 thinkfinance memorandum 5 reply 8 magistrate order

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Materials in Williams v. Big Picture Loans LLC [Lac Vieux Desert Ojibwe Enterprise]

Here are the materials in Williams v. Big Picture Loans LLC (E.D. Va.): 23 big picture mtd jurisdiction 27 big picture mtd exhaustion 29 tribal officials mtd 83 opposition to 23 86 opposition to 27 87 opposition to 29 99 … Continue reading

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Federal Court, US, Omaha Tribe Allow Utility’s Condemndation of Omaha Allotment Land to Proceed

Here are the materials in Northern Natural Gas Company v. 80 Acres of Land in Thurston County, Neb. (D. Neb.): 36 gas motion for summary j 41 us acquiescence 42 pro se defendant opposition 43 reply 49 dct order

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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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