Tag Archives: Western District of Wisconsin

Stockbridge-Munsee Sues Wisconsin and Ho-Chunk Over Gaming

Here are the materials so far in Stockbridge-Munsee Community v. State of Wisconsin (W.D. Wisc.): FINAL COMPLAINT FINAL HOLSEY AFF FINAL MEMORANDUM FINAL Motion for PI FINAL STATEMENT OF FACTS

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Federal Court Dismisses Employment Claims against Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe

Here are the materials in Bruguire v. Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians (W.D. Wis.): 14 Motion to Dismiss 15 Opposition 16 Reply 22 DCT Order

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Federal Court Refuses to Vacate Sentence of Man Convicted of Bribing Ho-Chunk Nation Leaders

Here are the materials in Whiteagle v. United States (W.D. Wis.): 1-motion-to-vacate-sentence 4-opposition 6-reply 11-dct-order An excerpt: In August 2012, after an 8-day trial, a jury found petitioner Timothy Whiteagle guilty of twelve counts relating to bribing and conspiring to … Continue reading

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Federal Court Holds Tribes Immune from Fair Credit Reporting Act Claims

Here are the materials in Meyers v. Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 14 Oneida Motion to Dismiss 19 Meyer Opposition 20 Oneida Reply 23 DCT Order

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Seventh Circuit Briefs in State of Wisconsin v. Ho-Chunk Nation

Here: Ho-Chunk Nation Opening Brief NIGA Amicus Brief Wisconsin Brief Ho-Chunk Nation Reply Brief Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Enjoins Ho-Chunk Poker as a Class III Game

Here are the materials in State of Wisconsin v. Ho-Chunk Nation (W.D. Wis.): 25 HCN Brief 22 Wisconsin Brief 29 Wisconsin Response Brief 32 Ho-Chunk Response Brief 35 DCT Order An excerpt: The state of Wisconsin has brought this case … Continue reading

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Bond Reformation/Tribal Court Jurisdiction Matter: Stifel v. LCO

Here are the materials so far in Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated v. Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin (W.D. Wis.): 1 Stifel Complaint 10 LCO Motion to Dismiss or Stay 13 LCO Tribal Court … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Village of Hobart v. Oneida Indian Nation

Order list here. Cert petition here. Cert opp briefs here. Lower court materials here.

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Federal Court Enforces EEOC Subpoena in ADEA Matter against Forest County Potawatomi

Here are the materials in EEOC v. Forest County Potawatomi Community (W.D. Wis.): 3 EEOC Brief 7 Forest County Potawatomi Response 10 EEOC Reply 13 DCT Order Enforcing Subpoena

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Cert Opposition Briefs in Village of Hobart v. Wisconsin Oneida

Here: US Opposition Brief Tribe Opposition Brief Petition is here. Lower court materials here.

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