Cases by Issue - Indians

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Vote
Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States 70-78 10/18/1971 04/24/1972 Harry A. Blackmun 7
Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government 96-1577 12/10/1997 02/25/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Andrus v. Glover Construction Co. 79-48 03/24/1980 05/27/1980 Potter Stewart 9
Antoine v. Washington 73-717 12/16/1974 02/19/1975 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Arizona v. California 8 ORIG 12/08/1982 03/30/1983 Byron R. White 5-3
Atkinson Trading v. Shirley 00-454 03/27/2001 05/29/2001 William H. Rehnquist 9
Brendale v. Confederated Yakima Indian Nation 87-1622 01/10/1989 06/29/1989 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Bryan v. Itasca County 75-5027 04/20/1976 06/14/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
C&L Enterprises v. Citizen Band Potawatomi 00-292 03/19/2001 04/30/2001 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians 85-1708 12/09/1986 02/25/1987 Byron R. White 6-3
Cass County, MN v. Leech Lake Band of Chippewa Indians 97-174 02/24/1998 06/08/1998 Clarence Thomas 9
Central Machinery Co. v. Arizona Tax Comm'n 78-1604 01/14/1980 06/27/1980 Thurgood Marshall 5-4
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma & Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck... 02-1472 11/09/2004 03/01/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 8
Chickasaw Nation v. United States 00-507 10/02/2001 11/27/2001 Stephen G. Breyer 7-2
Choctaw Nation v. Oklahoma 41 10/22/1969 04/27/1970 Thurgood Marshall 4-3
Cotton Petroleum Corp. v. New Mexico 87-1327 11/30/1988 04/25/1989 John Paul Stevens 6-3
County Of Oneida v. Oneida Indian Nation 83-1065 10/01/1984 03/04/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 5-4
County Of Yakima v. Confederated Tribes And Bands Of The Yakima Indian... 90-408 11/05/1991 01/14/1992 Antonin Scalia 9
Decoteau v. District County Court 73-1148 12/16/1974 03/03/1975 Potter Stewart 6-3
Delaware Tribal Business Comm. v. Weeks 75-1301 11/10/1976 02/23/1977 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8-1
Department Of Taxation And Finance Of New York v. Milhelm Attea & Bros... 93-377 03/23/1994 06/13/1994 John Paul Stevens 9
Duro v. Reina 88-6546 11/29/1989 05/29/1990 Anthony M. Kennedy 7-2
El Paso Natural Gas Co. v. Neztsosie 98-6 03/02/1999 05/03/1999 David H. Souter 9
Escondido Mut. Water Co. v. La Jolla Indians 82-2056 03/26/1984 05/15/1984 Byron R. White 9
Hagen v. Utah 92-6281 11/02/1993 02/23/1994 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Idaho v. United States 00-189 04/23/2001 06/18/2001 David H. Souter 5-4
Keeble v. United States 72-5323 03/27/1973 05/29/1973 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Kerr-Mcgee Corp. v. Navajo Tribe 84-68 02/25/1985 04/16/1985 Warren E. Burger 8
Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma v. Manufacturing Technologies, Inc. 96-1037 01/12/1998 05/26/1998 Anthony M. Kennedy 6-3
Mattz v. Arnett 71-1182 03/27/1973 06/11/1973 Harry A. Blackmun 9
McClanahan v. Arizona State Tax Commission 71-834 12/12/1972 03/27/1973 Thurgood Marshall 9
Menominee Tribe v. United States 187 01/22/1968 05/27/1968 William O. Douglas 6-2
Merrion v. Jicarilla Apache Tribe 80-11 03/30/1981 01/25/1982 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Mescalero Apache Tribe v. Jones 71-738 12/12/1972 03/27/1973 Byron R. White 6-3
Metlakatla Indians v. Egan 2 12/13/1961 03/05/1962 Felix Frankfurter 9
Minnesota v. Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians 97-1337 12/02/1998 03/24/1999 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Mississippi Choctaw Indian Band v. Holyfield 87-980 01/11/1989 04/03/1989 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Moe v. Salish & Kootenai Tribes 74-1656 01/20/1976 04/27/1976 William H. Rehnquist 9
Montana v. Blackfeet Tribe 83-2161 01/15/1985 06/03/1985 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 6-3
Montana v. Crow Tribe of Indians 96-1829 02/24/1998 05/18/1998 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9
Montana v. United States 79-1128 12/03/1980 03/24/1981 Potter Stewart 6-3
Morton v. Ruiz 72-1052 11/05/1973 02/20/1974 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Mountain States Tel. & Tel. Co. v. Santa Ana 84-262 02/20/1985 06/10/1985 John Paul Stevens 5-3
Negonsott v. Samuels, Warden 91-5397 01/11/1993 02/24/1993 William H. Rehnquist 9
Nevada v. Hicks 99-1994 03/21/2001 06/25/2001 Antonin Scalia 9
New Mexico v. Mescalero Apache Tribe 82-331 04/19/1983 06/13/1983 Thurgood Marshall 9
Northern Cheyenne Tribe v. Hollowbreast 75-145 03/29/1976 05/19/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Oklahoma Tax Comm'n v. Potawatomi Tribe 89-1322 01/07/1991 02/26/1991 William H. Rehnquist 9
Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Chickasaw Nation 94-771 04/24/1995 06/14/1995 Ruth Bader Ginsburg 5-4
Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Chickasaw Nation 94-771 04/24/1995 06/14/1995 9