A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
March 7, 2012
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 3/07
* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Kaw Nation of Oklahoma v. United States (fiduciary duty)
* State Courts Bulletin
State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources v. Nondalton Tribal Council (land use plan)
* News Bulletin
In the "Environment & Energy" section we feature an article on a Keystone oil pipeline blockade on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article relating to national laws that protect indigenous rights regarding REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation).
* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Forest Service, regarding subsistence management regulations for public lands in Alaska.
* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added one new bill: H.R.7: American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012.