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Matthew Fletcher: Expect 'uptick' in litigation after Supreme Court decision
Litigation | Opinion
Matthew Fletcher: Expect 'uptick' in litigation after Supreme Court decision (May 17, 2017)
The dust is starting to settle after the nation's highest court delivered defeat to Indian Country in a dispute that originated at a tribal casino.

Matthew Fletcher: 'Gamesmanship' brings defeat to Indian Country at Supreme Court
Connecticut | Litigation
Matthew Fletcher: 'Gamesmanship' brings defeat to Indian Country at Supreme Court (April 25, 2017)
Professor Matthew L.M. Fletcher offers some initial thoughts on the new decision in a posting on Turtle Talk.

Matthew Fletcher: Supreme Court case poses new risks to tribes
Litigation | Opinion
Matthew Fletcher: Supreme Court case poses new risks to tribes (November 14, 2016)
The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a case that will rule on the the limits of legal immunity of tribes and their employees.

Supreme Court takes a pass on tribal labor sovereignty dispute
Litigation
Supreme Court takes a pass on tribal labor sovereignty dispute (July 1, 2016)
Law professor Matthew Fletcher believes the justices avoided the cases in order to avoid a deadlock.

Aura Bogado: Supreme Court upholds immunity in gaming case
Litigation
Aura Bogado: Supreme Court upholds immunity in gaming case (June 17, 2014)
Aura Bogado interviews professor Matthew Fletcher about the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Turtle Talk: Tribes dodge a major bullet in Supreme Court case
Litigation | Opinion
Turtle Talk: Tribes dodge a major bullet in Supreme Court case (May 27, 2014)
Professor Matthew Fletcher offers thoughts on decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

IPR: Still waiting for Supreme Court in Bay Mills gaming dispute
Litigation
IPR: Still waiting for Supreme Court in Bay Mills gaming dispute (May 1, 2014)
The U.S. Supreme Court has yet to issue a decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community, an Indian gaming case that's being closely watched across the country.

Turtle Talk: No word from Supreme Court on Bay Mills case
Litigation | Opinion
Turtle Talk: No word from Supreme Court on Bay Mills case (April 23, 2014)
Professor Matthew L.M. Fletcher is still waiting on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Q&A: Matthew Fletcher on Supreme Court casino land case
Litigation
Q&A: Matthew Fletcher on Supreme Court casino land case (January 25, 2012)
"The U.S. Supreme Court will decide during its 2012 session whether the federal government properly took into trust land in Michigan's Allegan County for the Gun Lake Band of Pottawatomi to build a casino. The justices could hear arguments as...

Opinion: Bush administration stifles tribal economies
Opinion
Opinion: Bush administration stifles tribal economies (February 1, 2008)
"Some Indian tribes have made millions at home by exploiting a market for on-reservation casino gaming created by state law and the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act. In recent years, tribes that do not enjoy a non-Indian gaming market have attempted...

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