Attorney General Kamala Harris has appealed a state court of appeal decision that hamstrung the state’s ability to regulate non-Indian-owned companies that affiliate with tribes. The California Supreme Court, which agreed to review the case, must determine how far the state can go in such instances to enforce consumer protection laws without running afoul of tribes’ immunity.
Attorney General Kamala Harris has appealed a state court of appeal decision that hamstrung the state’s ability to regulate non-Indian-owned companies that affiliate with tribes. The California Supreme Court, which agreed to review the case, must determine how far the state can go in such instances to enforce consumer protection laws without running afoul of tribes’ immunity. Brian Nguyen Sacramento Bee file
Attorney General Kamala Harris has appealed a state court of appeal decision that hamstrung the state’s ability to regulate non-Indian-owned companies that affiliate with tribes. The California Supreme Court, which agreed to review the case, must determine how far the state can go in such instances to enforce consumer protection laws without running afoul of tribes’ immunity. Brian Nguyen Sacramento Bee file

Supreme Court should protect consumers, first and foremost

May 26, 2015 5:01 PM

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