National Farmers Union Insurance Cos. v. Crow Tribe of Indians

PETITIONER:National Farmers Union Insurance Cos.
RESPONDENT:Crow Tribe of Indians
LOCATION:Cleburne City Hall

DOCKET NO.: 84-320
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1981-1986)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

CITATION: 471 US 845 (1985)
ARGUED: Apr 16, 1985
DECIDED: Jun 03, 1985

ADVOCATES:
Clarence T. Belue – for respondents Leroy Sage and Flora Not Afraid
Clay Riggs Smith – on behalf of Montana as amicus curiae in support of petitioners
Louis F. Claiborne – on behalf of the United States as amicus curiae in support of respondents
Louis Fenner Claiborne – for United States as amicus curiae in support of the respondents by special leave of Court
Rodney T. Hartman – on behalf of petitioners

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