Muckleshoot Indian Tribe v. Tulalip Tribes

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-195 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, in conflict with precedent of the Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, impermissibly narrowed a decades-old judicial decree so as to deprive Indian tribes of their ability to exercise treaty fishing rights.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 14 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 21, 2020)
Sep 18 2020Waiver of right of respondent Nisqually Indian Tribe to respond filed.
Sep 18 2020Brief of respondents Tulalip Tribes, et al. in opposition filed.
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