February 22, 2013

NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 2/22

* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Cases featured:
Maxwell v. County of San Diego (tribal sovereign immunity)

 * U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
Navajo Nation v. U.S. Dept. Interior (human remains)

* News Bulletin
We feature an article in the "Sacred Sites" section relating to a sacred sites protection bill in California.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article comparing the natural resource rights of the Native American Navajo Nation and West Africa's Niger Delta Nation.

* Regulatory Bulletin 
One of the items featured is a notice from the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families regarding tribal consultation to discuss ways to better meet the needs of American Indian and Alaska Native children and their families via the Head Start program.

* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
One new bill was added:
1) H.R.623 - Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land Transfer Act