Tag Archives: Western District of Oklahoma

Federal Court Dismisses Gaming Developer’s State Law Claims against Apache Tribe, Orders Tribal Court Exhaustion in Others

Here are the materials in FSS Development Company LLC v. Apache Tribe of Oklahoma (W.D. Okla.): 21 motion to stay 22 motion to dismiss 25 response 26 reply 31 dct order

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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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Federal Court Refuses to Stay Order to Remove Pipeline

Here are the materials in Davilla v. Enable Midstream Partners LP (W.D. Okla.): 72 motion for stay 73 response 74 reply 2018-03-21 – dkt 092 – order denying defendants’ motion to stay permanent injunction Prior posts here.

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Comanche Effort to Shut Down Chickasaw Casino Fails for Now

Here are the materials in Comanche Nation of Oklahoma v. Zinke  (W.D. Okla.): 13-1 Motion for PI 20 Response 26 Reply 33 DCT Order

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Materials in Cherokee Nation Trust Breach Claims against Interior

Here are the materials so far in Cherokee Nation v. Dept. of Interior (W.D. Okla.): 1 Complaint 51-1 Motion to Dismiss 55 Cherokee Motion to Strike Exhibits 58 US Response to Motion to Strike 59 Cherokee Reply in Support of … Continue reading

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Kialegee Tribal Town Sues over Raid by Muscogee (Creek) Lighthorsemen

Here is the complaint in Kialegee Tribal Town v. Dellinger (N.D. Okla.): 2 Complaint

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Federal Court Awards $103K in Attorney Fees to Defendants in Allotment Condemnation Action

Here are the materials in Enable Oklahoma Intrastate Transmission LLC v. 25 Foot Wide Easement (W.D. Okla.): 57-1 Motion for Attorney Fees 60 Response 61 Reply 81 DCT Order Prior post here.

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Federal Court Remands Fracking Earthquake Suit against Oil Companies to State Court; Remand Order Turned on Meaning of “Tribal Lands”

Here are the materials in Adams v. Eagle Road Oil LLC (N.D. Okla.): 12 Cummings Motion to Dismiss 19 Eagle Road Motion to Dismiss 27 Adams Motion to Remand 33 Cummings Opposition to Remand Motion 36 Adams Reply 37 DCT Order … Continue reading

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Okla. Federal Court Permanently Enjoins Pipeline from Operating on Indian Allotment

Here is the order in Davilla v. Enable Midstream Partners (W.D. Okla.): 56 DCT Order Prior posts here and here.

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Update in Suit against Pipeline Company in Kiowa Country

Here are the materials in Davilla v. Enable Midstream Partners (W.D. Okla.): 14-davilla-motion-to-dismiss-counterclaim 25-emp-response-to-14 28-davilla-reply-in-support-of-14 31-emp-motion-on-damages-and-rules-of-decision 32-davilla-motion-for-summary-j-on-liability 36-emp-response-to-32 37-davilla-response-to-31 38-davilla-reply-in-support-of-32 39-emp-reply-in-support-of-31 51-dct-order-on-31 Prior post here.

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