A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
May 2, 2013
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 5/02
Petition for certiorari was filed in Santana v. Muscogee (Creek) Nation (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, gaming addiction) on 4/29/13.
* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Grand Canyon Skywalk Development, LLC. v. ‘Sa’ Nyu Wa Inc. (exhaustion of tribal court remedies)
* News Bulletin
We feature in the "Economic Development" section, an article relating to the Grand Canyon Skywalk feud being sent to tribal court.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin -
We feature an article relating to the Violence Against Women Act, federal criminal jurisdiction, and tribal courts.
* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice from the Department of Interior regarding additional meetings for the Indian Oil Valuation Negotiated Rulemaking Committee of the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR).
* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
Four new bills were added:
H.R.1658 - Native American Indian Education Act
H.R.1600 - Requirements, Expectations, and Standard Procedures for Executive Consultation with Tribes Act
H.R.1599 - Native American Suicide Prevention Act of 2013
S.736 - Alaska Subsistence Structure Protection Act of 2013