UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
August 24, 2005
COLORADO RIVER INDIAN TRIBES, PLAINTIFF,
NATIONAL INDIAN GAMING COMMISSION, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: John D. Bates United States District Judge
Upon consideration of  plaintiff's motion for summary judgment,  defendant's cross-motion for summary judgment, and the entire record in this case, and for the reasons stated in the accompanying Memorandum Opinion issued on this date, it is this 24th day of August, 2005, hereby
ORDERED that plaintiff's motion for summary judgment is GRANTED; it is further
ORDERED that defendant's cross-motion for summary jugment is DENIED; it is further
ORDERED that the Final Decision and Order issued by defendant against plaintiff on July 17, 2003 is outside of the authority of the NIGC; it is further
ORDERED that the Final Decision and Order is VACATED; and it is further
ORDERED that this order is STAYED until September 7, 2005 to allow plaintiff and the State of Arizona to make necessary modifications, if any, to their tribal-State compact.
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