A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
February 28, 2014
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 2/28
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2014cta.htmlIn re Grand Jury Proceedings (tribal sovereign immunity, subpoena)
Klamath Claims Committee v. United States (motion to amend complaint, tribe as indispensable party)
* State Courts Bulletin
In re Jayden D. and Dayten J. (Indian Child Welfare Act, transfer to tribal court)
* News Bulletin
In the "Economic Development" section, we feature an article about the Cherokee Nation raising the minimum wage.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article that looks at the environmental, social, and cultural impacts of impact aid for oil and gas leasing on Alaska's North Slope.
* Regulatory Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/regulatory/2014fr.htmlWe feature a notice of the National Indian Gaming Commission regarding 2014 preliminary fee rate and fingerprint fees.
* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/legislation/113_uslegislation.htmlTwo new bills were added:
H.R.4002: To revoke the charter of incorporation of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma at the request of that tribe, and for other purposes
H.R.3822: Fort Wingate Land Division Act of 2014