A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
September 13, 2012
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 9/12
Petition for certiorari was filed in Marceau v. Blackfeet Housing Authority (housing, trust responsibility).
* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Gilmore v. Weatherford (mining, exhaustion of administrative remedies)
Gila River Indian Community v. U.S. (land into trust)
* U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletinhttp://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/dct/currentdct.htm
Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin v. Village of Hobart, Wisconsin (jurisdiction, storm water management)
Nambe Pueblo Housing Entity v. U.S. Dept. Housing and Urban Development (housing grants)
Fort Peck Housing Authority v. U.S. Dept. Housing and Urban Development (housing grants)
Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation v. Anderson (jurisdiction, hunting)
* News Bulletin
In the "Intergovernmental" section we feature an article on the IRS notice on taxation of per capita payouts.
* Regulatory Bulletin
We include a notice of the Department of Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding scheduled tribal listening sessions on issues related to sacred sites on federal lands.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article dealing with the impact of new EPA air rules on emissions in Indian country.
National Indian Law Library/NARF