A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
August 2, 2013
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 8/01
* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians v. Nevada, Department of Wildlife (water rights)
Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation v. Thurston County Board of Equalization (taxation)
Knight v. Thompson (prisoners, hair length)
* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Board of Commissioners of Cherokee County, Kansas, v. Jewel (land acquisitions, Indian Gaming Regulatory Act)
* State Courts Bulletin
State v. Clark (criminal jurisdiction)
State v. Delorme (criminal jurisdiction)
State v. Steven B. (criminal jurisdiction)
* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htmIn the "Intergovernmental" section, we feature a couple of articles about the Cobell trust fund settlement land buy-back program.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/currentlr.htm We feature an article on criminal jurisdiction.
* Regulatory Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/regulatory/currentfr.htmWe feature a notice of the Secretarial Commission on Indian Trust Administration and Reform about a public meeting on August 19, 2013.