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Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government

Docket No.: 96-1577
Argued: December 10, 1997
Decided: February 19, 1998

Topics:

18 U.S.C. 1151, Civil Rights, Indians, State Jurisdiction Over, Indians

Petitioner: Alaska
Respondent: Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 101 F.3d 1286
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


522 U.S. 520 (1998)
Question:

Is the land owned by the Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government "Indian country" pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act?

Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 10, 1997

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Alaska, 0 vote(s) against
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