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Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. Yakima County, Washington

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-753 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the United States can change the scope of its re-assumption of Pub. L. 83-280 jurisdiction over crimes involving Indians in Indian Country years after the re-assumption became effective under 25 U.S.C. § 1323 without the Yakama Nation’s prior consent required by 25 U.S.C. § 1326.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 25 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 31, 2020)
Dec 03 2020Waiver of right of respondent Yakima County, Washington, et al. to respond filed.
Dec 09 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.
Dec 16 2020Response Requested. (Due January 15, 2021)
Jan 13 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 15, 2021 to March 1, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 14 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 1, 2021.