United State's Supreme Court
TABLE OF Indian LAW CASES by name

Adkins v. Arnold,

Affiliated Ute Citizens v. United States,

Alaska Pacific Fisheries v. United States,

Alaska v. Native Village of Venetie,

Alberty v. United States,

American Fur Company v. United States,

Anchor Oil Co. v. United States,

Anicker v. Gunsburg,

Antoine v. Washington,

Apapas v. United States,

Arenas v. United States,

Arizona Dept. of Revenue v. Blaze Construction Co.,

Arizona v. California (1963),

Arizona v. California, (1983)

Arizona v. San Carlos Apache Tribe of Arizona,

Ash Sheep Co. v. United States,

Atkinson Trading Co. v. Shirley,

Bad Elk v. United States,

Bailess v. Paukune,

Ballinger v. United States,

Bates v. Clark,

Beecher v. Wetherby,

Belknap v. United States,

Best v. Polk,

Blackfeather v. United States

Blanset v. Cardin,

Board of Com'rs of Jackson County, Kan. v. United States,

Board of County Com'rs of Creek County v. Seber,

Bowling v. United States,

Boyd v. Nebraska ex rel. Thayer

Brader v. James,

Brendale v Conf Tribes & Bands of Yakima,

Brewer-Elliott Oil & Gas Co. v. United States,

British-American Oil Prod Co. v. Bd. of Equal’n of St. of Mont.,

Bruce v. United States,

Bryan v. Itasca County,

Bunch v. Cole,

Buttz v. Northern Pac. R. Co.,

C&L Enterprises v. Citizen Band Potawatomi,

California St. Bd. of Equalization v Chemehuevi Indian Tribe,

California v Cabazon Band of Mission Indians,

Campbell v. Wadsworth,

Carpenter v. Shaw

Cate v. Beasley,

Central Machinery v. Arizona Tax Comm.,

Chase v. United States,

Cherokee Intermarriage Cases

Cherokee Nation v. Georgia,

Cherokee Nation v. Hitchcock,

Cherokee Nation v. Journeycake,

Cherokee Nation v. Southern Kan. Ry. Co.

Cherokee Nation v. United States,

Cherokee Nation v. Whitmire,

Cherokee Tobacco,

Cherokee Trust Funds

Chippewa Indians of Minnesota v. United States (1937),

Chippewa Indians of Minnesota v. United States 305 US (1939),

Chippewa Indians of Minnesota v. United States 307 US  (1939),

Choate v. Trapp

Choctaw Nation v. Oklahoma,

Choctaw Nation v. United States (1886),

Choctaw Nation v. United States (1943),

Choteau v. Burnet,

Chouteau v. Molony,

Clairmont v. United States,

Clark v. Smith,

Collier v. United States,

Confederated Bands of Ute v. United States,

Conley v. Ballinger,

Conners v. United States,

Cotton Petroleum v New Mexico,

County of Oneida, NY v. Oneida Indian Nation,

County of Yakima v. Confederated Tribes & Bands of the Yakima Indian Nation,

Couture v. United States

Cramer v. United States,

Creek Nation v. United States (1938),

Creek Nation v. United States (1943),

Crews v. Burcham,

DeCoteau v. District Court,

Delaware Indians v. Cherokee Nation,

Delaware Tribal Bus. Comm. v. Weeks,

Dept. Game Washington v. Puyallup Tribe,

Dept. Taxation & Finance, New York v. Milhelm Attea & Bros. Inc.,

Dick v. United States,

Dickson v. Luck Land Co.,

Donnelly v. United States,

Draper v. United States,

Dred Scott v. Sandford,

Drummond v. United States,

Duncan Townsite Do. v. Lane,

Duro v Reina,

E. E. Bolles Wooden Ware Co. v. United States

Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians v. United States,

Eddy v. Lafayette,

Egan v. McDonald,

El Paso Natural Gas Company v. Neztsosie,

Elk v. Wilkins,

Employment Div, Dept of Human Resources Oregon v Smith,

Escondido Mutual Water Co. v La Jolla Bd. of Mission Indians,

Ewert v. Bluejacket,

Ex Parte Captain Jack,

Ex Parte Crow Dog,

Ex Parte Gon-Shay-Ee,

Ex Parte Kan-Gi-Shun-Ca (Crow Dog),

Ex Parte Mayfield,

Ex Parte Webb,

Ex Parte Wilson,

Fairbanks v. United States,

Federal Power Comm. v. Tuscarora Indian Nation,

Fee v. Brown,

Felix v. Patrick,

Fellows v. Blacksmith,

First Moon v. White Tail,

Fisher v. District Court,

Fleming v. McCurtain,

Fletcher v. Peck,

Francis v. Francis,

Franklin v. Lynch,

Gannon v. Johnston,

Garfield v. United States ex rel Goldsby,

Garfield v. United States ex rel Allison,

Garland's Heirs v. Choctaw Nation (1921),

Garland's Heirs v. Choctaw Nation (1927),

Gilcrease v. McCullough,

Gilfillan v. McKee,

Gleason v. Wood,

Goat v. United States,

Grayson v. Harris,

Green v. Menominee Tribe of Indians,

Gritts v. Fisher,

Hagen v Utah,

Halbert v. United States,

Hallowell v. United States,

Harnage v. Martin,

Harris v. Bell,

Hazlett v. United States,

Heckman v. United States,

Heiner v. Colonial Trust Co.,

Henkel v. United States,

Hill v. Reynolds,

Holden v. Joy,

Hy-Yu-Tse-Mil-Kin v. Smith,

Hynes v. Grimes Packing Co.,

Idaho v. United States,

In Re Sanborn,

In The Matter of Heff,

Iowa Mutual v LaPlante,

Jacobs v. Prichard,

Jaybird Mining Co. v. Weir,

Jefferson v. Fink,

John Doe, Ex Dem. Mann and Hannah v. Wilson,

Johnson v McIntosh,

Johnson v. Gearlds,

Johnson v. United States,

Joines v. Patterson,

Jones v. Meehan,

Jones v. Prairie Oil & Gas Co.,

Joplin Mercantile Co. v. United States,

Kansas Indians,

Keeble v. United States,

Kendall v. Ewert,

Kendall v. United States,

Kennedy v. United States,

Kennerly v. District Court,

Kenny v. Miles,

Kerr-McGee Corp. v. Navajo Tribe,

Kinney v. Clark,

Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma v. Manufacturing Technologies, Inc.,

Kirby v. United States,

Klamath and Moadoc Tribes v. United States,

La Motte v. United States,

La Roque v. United States,

Ladiga v. Roland,

Lane v. Morrison,

Lane v. Pueblo of Santa Rosa,

Langford v. Monteith,

Langford v. United States,

Larkin v. Paugh,

Leavenworth, Lawrence, and Galveston RR. Co. v. United States,

Leighton v. United States,

Lessee of Margaret Lattimer v. Poteet,

Levindale Lead & Zinc Mining Co. v. Coleman,

Libby v. Clark,

License Tax Cases,

Lincoln v Vigil,

Lobenstein v. United States,

Lomax v. Pickering,

Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock,

Longest v. Langford,

Lucas v. United States,

Lykins v. McGrath,

Lyng v NW Indian Cemetery Protective Assoc,

Mahnomen County, Minn. v. United States,

Marks v. United States,

Marlin v. Lewallen,

Marsh v. Brooks (1850),

Marsh v. Brooks (1852),

Martin v. Waddell,

Mattz v. Arnett,

McClanahan v. Arizona Tax Comm.,

McCurdy v. United States,

McDougal v. McKay,

McKay v. Kalyton

Meigs v. M'Clung's Lessee,

Menominee Tribe v. United States,

Merrion v. Jicarilla Apache Tribe,

Mescalero Apache Tribe v. Jones,

Metlakatla Indian Comm. v. Egan,

Midway Co. v. Eaton, (1901)

Midway Co. v. Eaton, (1902)

Miller v. McClain,

Minis v. United States,

Minnesota v. Hitchcock

Minnesota v United States,

Minnesota v. Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians,

Mississippi Band of Choctaw v Holyfield,

Missouri K. & T. Ry. Co. v. Roberts

Mitchel v. United States, (1835)

Mitchel v. United States, (1841)

Moe v. Conf. Salish & Kootenai Tribes,

Monson v. Simonson,

Montana v Blackfeet,

Montana v. United States,

Montoya v. United States,

Morris v. Hitchcock,

Morrison v. Work,

Morton v. Mancari,

Morton v. Ruiz,

Mott v. United States,

Mountain States Tel & Telegraph Co v Pueblo of Santa Ana,

Mullen v. Pickens,

Mullen v. Simmons,

Mullen v. United States,

Myrick v. Thompson,

Nadeau v. United Pac. R. Co.,

Naganab v. Hitchcock

National Farmer's Union Ins. Co. v. Crow Tribe,

Negonsott v Samuels,

Nevada v. Hicks,

Nevada v. United States,

New Jersey v. Wilson, 

New Mexico v. Mescalero Apache Tribe,

New York Indians,

New York Indians v. United States, 170 U.S. 1 (1898)

New York Indians v. United States, 170 U.S. 614 (1898)

Nofire v. United States,

Northern Cheyenne Tribe v. Hollowbreast,

Northern Pac. R. Co. v. Lewis

Northwestern Bands of Shoshone v. United States,

Norton v. Larney,

Oklahoma v. Texas,

Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Chickasaw Nation,

Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Citizen Band Potawatomi,

Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Graham,

Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Sac and Fox Nation,

Oklahoma Tax Commission v. United States,

Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe,

Oneida Indian Nation NY v. County of Oneida, NY,

Oregon v. Hitchcock,

Oregon Dept of Fish & Wildlife v Klamath Indian Tribe,

Organized Village of Kake v. Egan,

Pam-To-Pee v. United States, (1893)

Pam-To-Pee v. United States, (1902)

Parker v. Richard,

Parker v. Riley,

Parks v. Ross,

Patterson v. Jenks,

People of NY v. Becker,

People of NY v. Dibble,

People of NY v. Martin,

Peoria Tribe v. United States,

Perrin v. United States,

Perryman v. Woodward,

Pickering v. Lomax,

Pickett v. United States,

Pigeon v. Buck,

Pine River Logging & Improvement Co. v. United States,

Poafpybitty v. Skelly Oil Co.,

Porter v. Wilson,

Pueblo of Santa Rosa v. Fall,

Puyallup Tribe v. Dept. Game of Washington, (1968)

Puyallup Tribe v. Dept. Game of Washington, (1977)

Quick Bear v. Leupp,

Ramah Navajo School Bd. v. Bureau of Revenue, N. Mex.,

Red Bird v. United States,

Reynolds v. Fewell,

Rice v. Rehner,

Robertson v. Gordon,

Roff v. Burney,

Rosebud Sioux Tribe v. Kneip,

Ross v. Day,

Ross v. Stewart,

Sac and Fox Indians in Iowa v. Sac and Fox Indians in Okla.,

Sage v. Hampe,

Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez,

Sarlls v. United States,

Schrimpscher v. Stockton,

Seminole Nation v. United States, 316 U.S. 286

Seminole Nation v. United States 316 U.S. 310,

Seminole Tribe of Florida v Florida,

Seufert Bros. Co. v. United States,

Seymour v. Superintendent of Washington State Penitentiary,

Shade v. Downing,

Shellenbarger v. Fewell,

Shoshone Tribe of Indians of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming v. United States,

Sioux Tribe of Indians v. United States,

Sisseton and Wahpeton Bands of Sioux Indians v. United States,

Sizemore v. Brady,

Skelton v. Dill,

Smith v. McCullough,

Smith v. Stevens,

Smith v. United States,

Solem v Bartlett,

South Carolina v Catawba Indian Tribe,

South Dakota v Yankton Sioux Tribe,

South Dakota v. Bourland,

Southern Kansas Ry. Co. v. Brisco,

Southwestern Coal and Improvement Co. v. McBride,

Spalding v. Chandler,

Sperry Oil & Gas Co. v. Chisholm,

Squire v. Capoeman,

Starr v. Campbell,

Starr v. Long Jim,

Stephens v. Cherokee Nation,

Stewart v. Keyes,

Stewart v. United States,

Strate v A-1 Contractors,

Strong v. Buffalo Land & Exploration Co.,

Stuart v. United States,

Sunderland v. United States,

Suptdt. of Five Civilized Tribes v. Comm’er of Internal Revenue,

Talley v. Burgess,

Talton v. Mayes,

Taylor v. Brown,

Taylor v. Parker,

Tee-Hit-Ton Indians v. United States,

The Cherokee Tobacco,

The Kansas Indians,

Thomas v. Gay,

Three Affiliated Tribes v. Wold Engineering,

Three Affiliated Tribes v. Wold Engineering,

Tiger v. Western Investment Co.,

Tinker v. Midland Valley Mercantile Co.,

Tooahnippah v. Hickel,

Truskett v. Closser,

Tulee v. State of Washington,

Turner v. United States,

United States ex rel Mackey v. Coxe,

United States ex rel. Lowe v. Fisher,

United States Fidelity & Guaranty Co. v. United States,

US v. Alcea Band of Tillamooks,

US v. Algoma Lumber Co.,

US v. Anderson,

US v. Antelope,

US v. Atkins,

US v. Bartlett,

US v. Birdsall,

US v. Blackfeather,
155 U.S. 180
(1894)

US v. Blackfeather,
  155 U.S. 218
(1894)

US v. Board of Com'rs of Osage County, Okla.,

US v. Bowling,

US v. Brindle

US v. Brooks,

US v. Candelaria,

US v. Celestine,

US v. Chase,

US v. Chavez,

US v. Cherokee Nation, (1831)

United States v. Cherokee Nation,

US v. Choctaw Nation, (1900)

US v. Choctaw Nation, (1904)

US v. Cook,

US v. Creek Nation,

US v. Dawson,

US v. De Conway,

US v. Dion,

US v. Ferguson,

US v. First National Bank of Detroit,

US v. Forty-three Gallons of Whiskey, (1876)

US v. Forty-three Gallons of Whisky, (1883)

US v. Grand River Dam Authority,

US v. Gusman,

US v. Heirs of Rillieux,

US v. Hellard,

US v. Hemmer,

US v. Hitchcock,

US v. Holliday,

US v. Hutto,

US v. Jackson,

US v. Jim,

US v. John,

US v. Jones,

US v. Joseph,

US v. Kagama,

US v. Klamath and Moadoc Tribes,

US v. Le Bris,

US v. Mason,

US v. Mazurie,

US v. McBratney,

US v. McGowan,

US v. Mille Lac Band of Chippewa,

US v. Minnesota,

US v. Mitchell, (1883)

US v. Mitchell, (1980)

US v. Mitchell, (1983)

US v. Navarre,

US v. New York,

US v. Nice,

US v. Noble,

US v. Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co.,

US v. Old Settlers,

US v. Omaha Tribe of Indians,

US v. Paine Lumber Co.,

US v. Payne, (1920)

US v. Payne, (1924)

US v. Pelican,

US v. Perryman,

US v. Powers,

US v. Pridgeon,

US v. Quiver,

US v. Ramsey,

US v. Reily,

US v. Reynolds,

US v. Rickert

US v. Ritchie,

US v. Rogers,

US v. Rowell,

US v. Sandoval,

US v. Santa Fe Pac. R. Co.,

US v. Seminole Nation,

US v. Shoshone Tribe of Indians of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming,

US v. Sioux Nation of Indians,

US v. Sisseton and Wahpeton Bands of Sioux,

US v. Soldana,

US v. Southern Ute Tribe,

US v. State of Minnesota,

US v. Stone,

US v. Sutton,

US v. Thomas,

US v. Title Ins. & Trust Co.,

US v. United States Fidelity & Guarantee Co.,

US v. Waller,

US v. Wheeler,

United States v. Wildcat,

United States v. Wilson,

US v. Winans

US v. Wright,

Walker v. Henshaw,

Wallace v. Adams,

Ward v. Board of County Com'rs of Love County, Okla.,

Ward v. Race Horse,

Warren Trading Post v. Arizona Tax Comm.,

Washington v. Conf. Bands & Tribes of Yakima Indian Nation,

Washington v. Confederated Tribes of Colville Indian Res.,

Washington v. Miller,

Washington v. Wash St Comm. Passenger Fishing Vessel Assoc.,

Webster v. Reid,

Wellsville Oil Co. v. Miller,

West v. Oklahoma Tax Commission,

Westmoreland v. United States,

White Mountain Apache Tribe v. Bracker,

Whitney v. Dick,

Wiggan v. Conolly,

Wilbur v. United States,

Williams v. City of Chicago,

Williams v. Johnson,

Williams v. Lee,

Williams v. United States,

Wilson v. Omaha Indian Tribe,

Wilson v. Wall,

Winters v. United States,

Winton v. Amos,

Wooden Ware Co. v. United States

Woodward v. Graffenried,

Worcester v. Georgia,

Work v. United States ex rel. Lynn,

Work v. United States ex rel. McAlester Edwards Coal Co.,

Work v. United States ex rel. Mosier,

Wright v. United States,

Yankton Sioux Tribe v. United States,