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Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee well versed in Indian law
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Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee well versed in Indian law (February 1, 2017)

Neil Gorsuch, a federal appeals court judge, has sided with Indian interests in some major cases.

Supreme Court's trust ruling affects at least six more tribes
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Supreme Court's trust ruling affects at least six more tribes (November 7, 2011)

At least six more tribes have been affected by the U.S. Supreme Court decision in US v. Tohono O'odham Nation. In April, the justices ruled that tribes cannot pursue a...

DOJ cites Supreme Court case in bid to dismiss Quapaw suit
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DOJ cites Supreme Court case in bid to dismiss Quapaw suit (June 7, 2011)

The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in US v. Tohono O'odham Nation is being used against members of the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma who filed a trust mismanagement lawsuit. In...

Opinion: Analysis of Tohono O'odham Nation trust decision
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Opinion: Analysis of Tohono O'odham Nation trust decision (April 29, 2011)

"The most striking feature of Tuesday’s opinion in United States v. Tohono O’odham Nation (No. 09-846) is the apparent disregard for judicial minimalism in Justice Kennedy’s opinion for the Court....

Opinion: Supreme Court decision  in Tohono O'odham case
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Opinion: Supreme Court decision in Tohono O'odham case (April 27, 2011)

"Yesterday, the Supreme Court issued its decision in United States v. Tohono O’odham Nation, No. 09-846. The Court, by a vote of 5-2-1 (Justice Kagan recused) reversed the decision of...

Supreme Court changes the game for tribal trust litigation
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Supreme Court changes the game for tribal trust litigation (April 27, 2011)

Tribes won't be able to pursue trust management lawsuits in separate courts under the U.S. Supreme Court decision in US v. Tohono O'odham Nation. More than 90 tribes have filed...