A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
January 23, 2015
NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 1/23
Rancheria v. Jewell (land into trust; gaming)
* State Courts Bulletin
Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of South Florida v. Bermudez (taxation; court fees)
* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Housing Authority of Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act; funding regulations)
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma v. Occidental Fire and Casualty Company of North Carolina (sovereign immunity, insurance)
* News Bulletin
We are sharing 26 stories this week including one in the Recognition & Enrollment section on the best path to sovereignty for Native Hawaiians.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
One of the three articles in this update includes one on sovereign immunity and the In Match–E–Be–Nash–She–Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak case.