November 6, 2008

New at the Indian Law Bulletins

U.S. Supreme Court: Petition for writ of certiorari was filed in Roberts v. Hagener. This case relates to alleged violation of the Equal Protection Clause in Montana hunting regulations.

U.S. Courts of Appeals: This week we feature Catskill Development v. Park Place Entertainment Corporation where a casino development group and land developer brought action against competitor alleging tortious interference with contractual relations and tortious interference with prospective business relationships in connection with development and management of Native American casino.

U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin: This week we feature a case relating to a challenge to a tribal court search warrant in United States v. Wahtomy.

State Courts: This week, we feature a case relating to child support in Cypress v. Jumper.

U.S. Regulatory information: This week we feature an announcement from the Department of Health and Human Services Announcement of funding awards for fiscal year 2008; Tribal Colleges and Universities Program.