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Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho

Docket No.: 94-1474
Argued: October 16, 1996
Decided: June 23, 1997

Topics:

Amendment 11: Eleventh Amendment, Federalism, Natural Resources, Administrative Procedure, Article I, Bivens action, Eleventh Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Indians, Natural Resources, Quiet Title Act, Section 1983, Submerged Lands Act, Supremacy Clause, Tenth Amendment, Title VII, absolute immunity, equitable relief, habeas, immunity from suit, judicial review, patent, preemption, property rights, racial discrimination, sovereign immunity, state jurisdiction over

PartyNames: IDAHO, et al., Petitioners, v. COEUR d'ALENE TRIBE OF IDAHO, etc., et al.
Petitioner: Idaho
Respondent: Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Supreme Court Docket

Idaho
v.
Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho
521 U.S. 261 (1997)
Other Citations: 117 S.Ct. 2028138 L.Ed.2d 438 (521 U.S.
Question:

May Indian Tribes proceed with suits against state officials in light of the sovereign immunity provided by the Eleventh Amendment?

Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 16, 1996

Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Idaho, 4 vote(s) against

Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho
Case Documents

1Opinion in Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho
2Opinion in Idaho v. Coeur D'Alene Tribe of Idaho
Additional documents for this case are pending review.