Supreme Court Seeks SG's View In Indian Gaming Law Case

Law360, New York (January 7, 2013, 2:47 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked the U.S. solicitor general to weigh in on whether federal courts have the authority to hear disputes arising under federal Indian gaming law and whether tribes have immunity from such litigation.

In a brief order, the high court invited the government to express its views in a dispute between the Bay Mills Indian Community and the state of Michigan, which alleges a Sixth Circuit decision that the tribe had immunity against a lawsuit alleging it violated federal gaming law...
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