November 8, 2013

NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/08

 * U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Cases featured:
Chance v. Texas Dep't of Criminal Justice (prisoner, Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act) 

* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc. v. Lad du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians (tribal jurisdiction)
Jones v. Lummi Tribal Court (tribal jurisdiction)

* State Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
In the Matter of E.G.M. (tribal jurisdiction, Indian Child Welfare Act)

* News Bulletin
In the "Fiduciary Duty" section, we feature an article describing paying allottees fair market value for land sold under the Cobell trust fund settlement land buyback program.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin  
We feature an article regarding the Alaska Natives and ocean and coastal subsistence resources.

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a proposed rule from the Legal Services Corporation regarding criminal proceedings.