|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|16-572||D.C. Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2016|
Issues: (1) Whether, under the Indian Reorganization Act, to have been a “recognized Indian tribe now under Federal jurisdiction” in 1934, a tribe must have been “recognized” at that time; and (2) whether, to have been “under Federal jurisdiction” in 1934, a tribe must have been located in Indian country—that is, on land over which the United States exercised jurisdiction to the exclusion of state jurisdiction.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 27 2016||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 28, 2016)|
|Nov 23 2016||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 28, 2016, for all respondents.|
|Nov 23 2016||Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by California State Association of Counties, et al.|
|Nov 28 2016||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for respondent Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Community of Oregon.|
|Nov 28 2016||Brief amici curiae of California Tribal Business Alliance, et al. filed.|
|Dec 20 2016||Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including January 27, 2017.|
|Jan 18 2017||Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including February 17, 2017.|
|Feb 17 2017||Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including March 1, 2017.|
|Mar 1 2017||Brief of Federal respondents in opposition filed.|
|Mar 1 2017||Brief of respondent The Cowlitz Indian Tribe in opposition filed.|
|Mar 15 2017||Reply of petitioners Citizens Against Reservation Shopping, et al. filed.|
|Mar 15 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 31, 2017.|
|Apr 3 2017||Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by California State Association of Counties, et al. GRANTED.|
|Apr 3 2017||Petition DENIED.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
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Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
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