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No. 01-1067 Status: DECIDED
Title: United States, Petitioner
v.
White Mountain Apache Tribe
Docketed:          Lower Ct: United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
January 22, 2002 (00-5044)

~~Date~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Proceedings and Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Nov 9 2001Application (A01-388) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ
of certiorari from November 20, 2001 to December 20, 2001,
submitted to The Chief Justice.
Nov 14 2001 Application (A01-388) granted by the Chief Justice extending the
time to file until December 20, 2001.
Dec 10 2001 Application (A01-388) to extend further the time to file a
petition for a writ of certiorari from December 20, 2001 to
January 19, 2002, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Dec 11 2001 Application (A01-388) granted by the Chief Justice extending the
time to file until January 19, 2002.
Jan 22 2002Petition for writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 22, 2002)
Feb 1 2002 Order extending time to file response to petition until March 22,
2002.
Mar 22 2002Brief of respondent White Mountain Apache Tribe in opposition filed.
Mar 26 2002 LODGING consisting of ten bound copies of related material
submitted by counsel for the respondent.
Apr 3 2002 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 19, 2002
Apr 5 2002Reply brief of petitioner United States filed.
Apr 22 2002 Petition GRANTED.
SET FOR ARGUMENT December 2, 2002.
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May 30 2002 Order extending time for filing the joint appendix and
petitioner's brief on the merits to and including July 8, 2002.
Jul 5 2002 Order extending time to file respondent's brief on the merits to
and including September 9, 2002.
Jul 5 2002Brief of petitioner United States filed.
Jul 8 2002 Motion of the Solicitor General to dispense with printing the
joint appendix filed.
Aug 26 2002 Motion of the Solicitor General to dispense with printing the
joint appendix GRANTED.
Aug 26 2002 Order further extending the time to file respondent's brief on the
merits to and including September 18, 2002.
Sep 18 2002Brief of respondent White Mountain Apache Tribe filed.
Sep 18 2002Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed.
Sep 20 2002 LODGING consisting of tweny bound copies of related material
submitted by counsel for respondent
Oct 24 2002Reply brief of petitioner United States filed.
Nov 7 2002 CIRCULATED.
Nov 29 2002 Record filed.
Dec 2 2002 ARGUED.
Mar 4 2003 Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. and REMANDED. Souter, J., delivered the
opinion of the Court, in which Stevens, O'Connor, Ginsburg, and
Breyer, JJ., joined. Ginsburg, J., filed a concurring opinion, in
which Breyer, J., joined. Thomas, J., filed a dissenting opinion,
in which Rehnquist, C.J., and Scalia and Kennedy, JJ., joined.
Apr 3 2003 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
Apr 7 2003 Record returned to U.S.C.A. for the Federal Circuit.
 


~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Theodore B. Olson Solicitor General
U.S. Department of Justice
Washington, DC 20530
Party name: United States
 
Attorneys for Respondent:
Robert C. Brauchli Brauchli & Brauchli 5207422191
6650 N. Oracle Road, Suite 110
Tucson, AZ 85704
Party name: White Mountain Apache Tribe
 
Other Attorneys:
Tracy A. Labin Native American Rights Fund 2027854166
1712 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Party name: National Congress of American Indians
 
 
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