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Case Name Native American Council of Tribes v. Weber PC-SD-0007
Docket / Court 4:09-cv-04182-KES ( D.S.D. )
Additional Docket(s) 13−01401  [ 13-1401 ]
13−02745  [ 13-2745 ]
State/Territory South Dakota
Case Type(s) Prison Conditions
Special Collection DOJ Civil Rights Division Statements of Interest
Case Summary
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Free Exercise Clause
Content of Injunction
Discrimination Prohibition
Defendant-type
Corrections
Discrimination-basis
Religion discrimination
General
Religious programs / policies
Plaintiff Type
Non-profit religious organization
Private Plaintiff
Race
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Religious Freedom Rest. Act/Religious Land Use and Inst. Persons Act (RFRA/RLUIPA)
Defendant(s) South Dakota
Plaintiff Description Plaintiffs were Native American Inmates in the South Dakota State Penitentiary.
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Attorneys fees
remedial order
Source of Relief Litigation
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Case Ongoing Unknown
Additional Resources
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  Civil Rights Injunctions Over Time: A Case Study of Jail and Prison Court Orders
N.Y.U. Law Review
Date: May 2006
By: Margo Schlanger (Washington University Faculty)
Citation: 81 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 550 (2006)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

  Judicial Policy Making and the Modern State: How the Courts Reformed America's Prisons
Book
Date: Jan. 1, 1998
By: Malcolm M. Feeley & Edward Rubin (UC Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law & Vanderbilt School of Law Faculty Faculty)
Citation: (1998)
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Docket(s)
4:09-cv-4182 (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/09/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Plaintiff's Complaint Under 42 U.S.C. §2000cc-1(a)(1)-(2) For Violation of the Right to Free Exercise of Religion [ECF# 1]
PC-SD-0007-0009.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/09/2009
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiff's Complaint for Violation of the Right to Free Exercise of Religion [ECF# 5]
PC-SD-0007-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/16/2009
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Plaintiffs' Unopposed Second Amended Complaint [ECF# 71]
PC-SD-0007-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/15/2010
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Granting In Part and Denying In Part Defendants' Motion For Summary Judgment [ECF# 109] (2011 WL 4382271) (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-0010.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 09/20/2011
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Statement of Interest of the United States
PC-SD-0007-0001.pdf | External Link | Detail
Date: 07/10/2012
Source: U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Special Litigation Section
Amended Memorandum Opinion and Order [ECF# 189] (897 F.Supp.2d 828) (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-0011.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 09/19/2012
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Remedial Order [ECF# 196] (2013 WL 310633) (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-0007.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 01/25/2013
Source: Westlaw
Brief for the United States as Amicus Curiae in Support of Plaintiffs-Appellees and Urging Affirmance
PC-SD-0007-0002.pdf | External Link | Detail
Date: 06/26/2013
Source: U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Special Litigation Section
Order Denying Stay and Awarding Attorney Fees and Sales Tax [ECF# 219] (2013 WL 3923451) (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-0012.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 07/29/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Opinion [Ct. of App. ECF# 228] (750 F.3d 742)
PC-SD-0007-0008.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 04/25/2014
Source: Google Scholar
Judges Bright, Myron H. (Eighth Circuit)
PC-SD-0007-0008
Bye, Kermit Edward (Eighth Circuit)
PC-SD-0007-0008
Schreier, Karen E. (D.S.D.)
PC-SD-0007-0007 | PC-SD-0007-0010 | PC-SD-0007-0011 | PC-SD-0007-0012 | PC-SD-0007-9000
Smith, Lavenski R. (Eighth Circuit)
PC-SD-0007-0008
Plaintiff's Lawyers Anderson, April J. (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-0002
Deerinwater, Verlin Hughes (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-0001
Gonzalez, Mario (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-0004 | PC-SD-0007-9000
Gross, Mark L. (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-0002
Mygatt, Timothy D (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-0001
Parsons, Ronald A. Jr. (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Perez, Thomas E. (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-0001 | PC-SD-0007-0002
Reiter, Pamela R. (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Show, Sara E. (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Leuning, Scott H. (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Moore, James Ellis (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Munson, Michele A. (South Dakota)
PC-SD-0007-9000
Other Lawyers Songer, Michael J. (District of Columbia)
PC-SD-0007-9000

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