|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-753||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
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.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Nov 25 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 31, 2020)|
|Dec 03 2020||Waiver of right of respondent Yakima County, Washington, et al. to respond filed.|
|Dec 09 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.|
|Dec 16 2020||Response Requested. (Due January 15, 2021)|
|Jan 13 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 15, 2021 to March 1, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jan 14 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 1, 2021.|
|Feb 26 2021||Brief of respondents Yakima County, Washington, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Mar 12 2021||Reply of petitioner Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation filed. (Distributed)|
|Mar 16 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/1/2021.|
|Apr 05 2021||Petition DENIED.|
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