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Index to UW School of Law Indian Symposia & Conferences, 1987-2014

Indexes annual conferences by case, law, presenter name, subject, and tribe

About the Cases Index

Case links are to free legal resources.

This list of cases includes only those cases that have appeared in presentation titles or in the first few pages of the presentation handouts.

Years refer to the annual Indian Law symposia materials. Years followed by "EW" refer to Eastern Washington Indian Law Conference materials.

You can find these materials in the Gallagher Law Library:

  • Indian Law Symposia: Classified Stacks at KF8224.C6W47 [year]
  • Eastern Washington Indian Law Conference: Classified Stacks at KFW505.A7E58 [year]

Case Index: A - D

Case Name & Citation Year
29 & 100 Grand Canyon Skywalk, 923 F.Supp.2d 1186 (9th Cir. 2013). 2013
Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, 133 S. Ct. 2552 (2013). 2013
Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government, 522 U.S. 520, 118 S. Ct. 948, 140 L. Ed. 2d 30 (1998). 2013
1998
1997
Alto v. Black, 738 F.3d 1111 (9th Cir. 2013). 2014
Arizona v. San Carlos Apache, 463 U.S. 545 (1908). 2008
Attorney’s Process and Investigation Services, Inc. v. Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa, 609 F.3d 927 (8th Cir. 2010). 2010
Big Lagoon Rancheria v. California, 741 F.3d 1032 (9th Cir. 2014). 2014
Bodi v. Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, Case No. CIV. S-13-1044 LKK/CKD, 2014 WL 1922783 (E.D.CA May 14, 2014). 2014
Brendale v. Confederated Tribes and Bands of Yakima Indian Nation, 492 U.S. 408, 109 S. Ct. 2994, 106 L. Ed. 2d 343 (1989). 1989
page 1
Bugenig v. Hoopa Valley Tribe, 266 F.3d 1201 (2001). 1999
California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians, 480 U.S. 202, 107 S. Ct. 1083, 94 L. Ed. 2d 244  (1987). 2012
1994
Carcieri v. Salazar, 555 U.S. 379, 129 S.Ct. 1058 (2009). 2011
2009
Carcieri v. Norton, 290 F.Supp.2d 167 (2003). 2004
Cayuga Indian Nation of N.Y. v. Seneca Cnty., N.Y., 761 F.3d 218 (2d Cir. 2014). 2014
Chehalis v. Thurston Co., No. 10-35642, D.C. No. 3:08-cv-05562-BHS (9th Cir. 2013). 2013
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma v. Leavitt, 125 S.Ct. 1172 (2005). 2005
Citizens Progressive Alliance v. United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, 241 F.Supp. 1342 (D. N.M. 2002). 2006
Cobell v. Babbitt, 91 F.Supp.2d 1 (D.D.C. 1999). 2004
2000
Coeur d'Alene Tribe v. Hammond, 224 F.Supp.2d 1264 (2002). 2006
Colville Confederated Tribes v. Walton, 647 F.2d 42 (9th Cir. 1981). 2007
Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation v. Thurston County Board of Equalization, 724 F.3d 1153 (9th Cir. 2013). 2013
Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon v. U.S., 00-5002 (U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, May 10, 2001). 2002
Cotton Petroleum v. New Mexico, 490 U.S. 163, 109 S. Ct. 1698, 104 L. Ed. 2d 209 (1989). 1989
In re Custody of S.B.R., an Indian Child, 43 Wash.App. 622, 719 P.2d 154 (1986). 2003
EW
DeCoteau v. District Court for the 10th Judicial District, 420 U.S. 425 (1975). 2008
Delgamuukw v. Her Majesty The Queen in Right of the Province of British Columbia, [1997] 3 S.C.R. 1010. (Gitksan-Wet'suwet'en case). 2004
1991
1989
Dep't of the Interior and Bureau of Indian Affairs v. Klamath Water Users Protective Ass'n, 532 U.S. 1 (2001). 2006
Department of Ecology v. Acquavella, 100 Wn. 2d 651 (1983), 131 Wn. 2d 746 (1997). 2008
Department of Ecology v. Yakima Reservation Irrigation District, 121 Wn. 2d 257 (1993). 2008
Dolgencorp, Inc. v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, 746 F.3d 588 (5th Cir. 2014). 2014
Donovan v. Coeur D’Alene, 751 F.2d 1113 (9th Cir. 1985). 2013
Donovan v. Navajo Forest Products Industries, 692 F.2d 709 (10th Cir. 1982). 2013
Duro v. Reina, 495 U.S. 676, 110 S. Ct. 2053, 109 L. Ed. 2d 693 (1990). 1990

Case Index: E - M

Case Name & Citation Year
EEOC v. Peabody Western Coal Co. and Navajo Nation, 400 F.3d 774 (2005). 2013
Elliott v. White Mountain Apache Tribal Court, 566 F.3d 842 (9th Cir. 2009). 2010
Employment Div., Dept. of Human Resources of Oregon v. Smith, 494 U.S. 872, 110 S. Ct. 1595, 108 L. Ed. 2d 876 (1990). 1990
Evans v. Shoshone-Bannock Land Use Comm., Case No. 4:12-CV-417-BLW, 2012 WL 6641194 (D. Idaho Oct. 24, 2012). 2013
First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. v. Harrison, 326 P.3d 808 (WA Div. 2 Jun. 3, 2014). 2014
FTC .v AMG Servs., No. 2:12-cv-536 (D. Nev. Apr. 7, 2014). 2014
Goodman Oil Co. v. Idaho State Tax Commission, 136 Idaho 53, 28 P.3d 996 (2001). 2006
Iowa Mutual Insurance Co. v. LaPlante, 480 U.S. 9, 107 S. Ct. 971, 94 L. Ed. 2d 10 (1987). 1992
Jicarilla Apache Nation v. United States, 2013 WL 3212410 (Fed. Cl. June 24, 2013). 2013
Kelsey v. Pope, 2014 WL 1338170 (W.D. Mich. 2014). 2014
Kennewick Public Hospital District v. Pollution Control Hearings Board (2005). 2005
Kittitas Reclamation Dist. v. Sunnyside Valley Irrigation Dist., 763 F.2d 1032 (9th Cir. 1985). 1993
Little River Band of Ottawa Indians v. National Labor Relations Board, 359 NLRB No. 84 (Mar. 18, 2013). 2013
Little River Band of Ottawa Indians v. National Labor Relations Board, Case No. 1:09-cv-141 (Sept. 20, 2010). 2013
Los Coyotes Band of Cahuilla & Cupeño Indians v. Jewell, 2013 WL 4734037 (9th Cir. 2013). 2013
Lummi v. Cunningham, No. C92-1023 (W.D. Wash. unpublished decision, 1992). 2007
Mahaney v. Mahaney, 146 Wash.2d 878, 51 P.3d 776 (2002).  
In re marriage of Susan C. and Sam E., 114 Wash. App. 766 (2002). 2008
Mashantucket Pequot Tribe v. Town of Ledyard, 722 F.3d 457 (2d. Cir. 2013). 2013
Maxwell v. County of San Diego, Nos. 10-56671, 10-56706, 2013 WL 542756 (9th Cir. Feb. 14, 2013). 2013
Michigan v. Bay Mills, 134 S. Ct. 2024 (2014). 2014
Michigan v. Bay Mills, 695 F. 406 (6th Cir. 2012). 2013
Minnesota v. Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians, 526 U.S. 172, 119 S. Ct. 1187, 143 L. Ed. 2d 270 (1999). 2004
1999
M.J. ex. rel. Beebe v. United States, 721 F.3d 1079 (9th Cir. 2013). 2013
Montana v. United States, 450 U.S. 544 (1981). 2008
2003
Muckleshoot Indian Tribe v. National Marine Fisheries Service and the City of Seattle, No. Co3-3775JLR, 2006 WL 2527505 (Aug. 30, 2006). 2013
Muckleshoot Indian Tribe v. Hall, 698 F.Supp 1504 (W.D. Wash. 1988). 2007

Case Index: N - T

Case Name & Citation Year
Native Village of Unalakleet v. Alaska, A95-0184 Civil, U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska, Order on Motions for Summary Judgment, March 25, 1996. 1996
Nevada v. Hicks, 533 U.S. 353 (2001). 2008
2003
New Mexico v. Mescalero Apache Tribe, 462 U.S. 324 (1983). 2009
Northern Arapaho Tribe v. Harnsberger, 697 F.3d 1272 (10th Cir. 2012). 2013
Northwest SeaFarms v. Wynn, 931 F.Supp 1515 (W.D. Wash. 1996). 2007
Oklahoma Tax Comm'n v. Chickasaw Nation, 515 U.S. 450 (1995). 2009
Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe, 435 US 191 (1978). 2013
Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wis. v. Village of Hobart, Wis., 732 F.3d 837 (7th Cir. 2013). 2014
Outsource Servs. Mgmt., LLC v. Nooksack Bus. Corp., 333 P.3d 380, 181 Wn.2d 272 (Wash. 2014). 2014
Patchak v. Salazar, 632 F.3d 702 (C.A.D.C. 2011), cert. granted, 132 S.Ct. 845, 846 (2011). 2011
People v. Miami Nation Enter., 223 Cal.App.4th 21, 166 Cal. Rptr. 3d 800 (Cal. Ct. App. Jan. 21, 2014). 2014
Philip Morris USA, Inc. v. King Mountain Tobacco Co., Inc., 569 F.3d 932 (9th Cir. 2009). 2010
Plains Commerce Bank v. Long Family Land and Cattle Co., Inc., 128 S.Ct. 2709 (2008). 2010
Rice v. Cayetano, 528 U.S. 495, 120 S. Ct. 1044, 145 L. Ed. 2d 1007 (2000). 2000
Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of Rincon Reservation v. Schwarzenegger, 602 F.3d 1019 (9th Civ. 2010). 2011
San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino, 341 NLRB No. 138 (2004). 2013
2004
Seminole Tribe of Fla. v. Fla. Dep’t. of Revenue, No. 13-10566 (11th Cir. May 5, 2014). 2014
Simmonds v. Parks, 329 P.3d 995 (Alaska 2014). 2014
Sparrow v. Her Majesty the Queen, [1990] S.C.R. 1075. 1991
State v. Buchanan, 138 Wash. 2d 186, 978 P.2d 1070 (1999). 1999
State of Washington v. Acquavella 2005
1993
State Bar of Ariz. v. Lang, No. 1 CA-CV 12-0629 (Ariz. Ct. App. Apr. 29, 2014). 2014
Stock West Corp. v. Taylor, 964 F.2d 912 (9th Cir. 1992). 1994
Strate v. A-1 Contracting, 520 U.S. 438, 117 S. Ct. 1404, 137 L. Ed. 2d 661 (1997). 1998

 

Case Index: U - Z

Case Name & Citation Year
United States v. Anderson, 591 F. Supp. 1 (E.D. Wash. 1982). 2013
United States v. Clark, No. 87376-3 (Jul. 25, 2013). 2013
United States v. Confederated Tribes of the Colville Indian Reservation, and State of Oregon v. Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakima Indian Nation, Ninth Circuit No. 08-35961 (2010). 2010
United States v. Jicarilla Apache Nation, 131 S.Ct. 2313 (2011). 2011
United States v. Milner, 583 F.3d 1174 (9th Cir. 2009), cert denied, Sharp v. United States, 130 S.Ct. 3273 (2010). 2010
United States v. Mitchell, 445 U.S. 535 (1980). 2012
United States v. Mitchell, 463 U.S. 206 (1983). 2012
United States v. Navajo Nation, 537 U.S. 488 (2003). 2012
United States v. Navajo Nation, 556 U.S. 287 (2009). 2012
United States v. Oregon (1969). 2007
United States v. Quiver, 241 U.S. 602 (1916). 2012
United States v. Thunder Hawk, 127 F.3d 705 (8th Cir. 1997). 2012
United States v. Tohono O’odham Nation, Docket No. 09-846. 2010
United States v. Washington, 384 F.Supp. 312 (W.D. Wash. 1974) 2013
2007
2002
United States v. Washington, 476 F.Supp. 1101 (W.D. Wash. 1979). 2007
2002
United States v. Washington, No. C70-9213 (2007). 2007
United States v. Washington, 573 F.3d 701 (9th Cir. 2009). 2009
United States v. White Mountain Apache Tribe, 537 U.S. 465 (2003). 2012
United States v. Winans, 198 U.S. 371 (1905). 2007
U.S. ex rel. Lummi Indian Nation v. Washington (W.D. Wash. 2003). 2005
2003
EW
Wash. Dep't of Ecology v. EPA, 752 F.2d 1465 (9th Cir. 1985). 2008
Wash. v. Wash. Commercial Passenger Fishing Vessel Ass'n, 443 US 658 (1979). 2013
White v. Univ. of Cal., No. 12-17489 (9th Cir. Aug. 27, 2014). 2014
Winters v. United States, 207 U.S. 564 (1908). 2008
2003
EW
Worcester v. Ga., 31 U.S. 515 (1832). 2012
2006
Wright v. Colville Tribal Enter. Corp., 159 Wash. 2d 108 (2006). 2007
Yakima Indian Nation v. Whiteside, 617 F. Supp. 735 (E.D. Wash. 1985) (Whiteside I); Yakima Indian Nation v. Whiteside, 617 F. Supp. 750 (E.D. Wash. 1985) (Whiteside II). 1989