Bay Mills Hinges On High Court's Loyalty To Precedent

Law360, New York (November 27, 2013, 3:55 PM EST) -- With the U.S. Supreme Court gearing up to hear arguments Monday on whether the Bay Mills Indian Community's rights allow for a controversial Michigan casino, attorneys expect the high court's debate — and ultimate decision — will turn on how much weight the justices give to a 1998 decision on tribal sovereign immunity.

The Bay Mills case, which started as a dispute over whether the state could force the tribe to shut down its off-reservation casino, has turned into a debate on the extent and reach...
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