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Minnesota v. Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians

Docket No.: 97-1337
Argued: December 2, 1998
Decided: March 24, 1999

Topics:

7 Stat. 536, Civil Rights, Indians, Indians, Natural Resources, separation of powers

Petitioner: Minnesota
Respondent: Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 124 F.3d 904
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


526 U.S. 172 (1999)
Question:

Does the Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians have usufructuary rights on land now part of the state of Minnesota?

Minnesota v. Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 02, 1998

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians, 4 vote(s) against
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