A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
June 27, 2014
NILL added new content to 5 Indian Law Bulletins on 6/27
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2014cta.htmlStockbridge Munsee Community v. New York (Indian Land Claims)
United States v. Nowlin (Major Crimes Act)
* State Courts Bulletin
Cayuga Nation v. Jacobs (private civil claims by Indians against Indians)
In Re I.P. (tribal customary adoption)
* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htmIn the "Recognition & Enrollment" section, we feature a couple of articles covering a Department of Interior effort to consider reestablishing a government-to-government relationship between the United States and the Native Hawaiian community.
* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a proposed rule of the Department of Interior that revises the process and criteria for federal acknowledgment of Indian tribes.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article discussing employment preferences and statutory exemptions for Alaska Native Corporations.