August 11, 2011
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 8/11/11
* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
United States v. Poitra (Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act)
K2 America Corporation v. Roland Oil and Gas, LLC (trust lands, federal jurisdiction)
* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Lummi Tribe v. Unites States (funding for federal housing)
Different Horse v. Salazar (distribution of funds for taking of the Black Hills)
* State Courts Bulletin
In re S.H. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)
The People v. Black Hawk Tobacco, Inc. (tobacco sales to non-Indians)
* Regulatory Bulletin
This week we feature a notice from the Department of Agriculture requesting comments on a draft report of the U.S.D.A and U.S. Forest Service on Native American Sacred Sites policies and procedures.
* News Bulletin
This week, in the "Health & Welfare" section, we feature articles relating to solving violent crimes in Indian Country.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
This week we feature an article relating to revisiting Maine's Indian claims settlement acts in light of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.