March 21, 2012

NILL added new content to 7 Indian Law Bulletins on 3/21

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari was denied in Shavanaux v. United States (terms of imprisonment, domestic assault).

* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Cases featured:
Salt River Project Agr. Imp. and Power Dist. v. Lee (preference in employment)

* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
Santana v. Muscogee (Creek) Nation ex rel. River Spirit Casino (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, gambling addiction)
Warren v. United States (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act)
Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. Holder (trespass)

* State Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:

Idaho Dept. of Health & Welfare v. Doe (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)

* News Bulletin
In the "Tribal Jurisdiction" section we feature an article relating to a state retroceding jurisdiction back to tribes.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article relating to establishing tribal pesticide programs. 

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a final rule of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Clean Air Act full approval of Title V operating permits program for the Southern Ute Indian Tribe.