April 3, 2015

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 4/03

Supreme Court building

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari was file on March 23, 2015 in Oklahoma v. Hobia (Indian Gaming; Tribal Lands)

* State Courts Bulletin
Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida v. Lewis (Intra-tribal Dispute; Jurisdiction)

* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Upstate Citizens for Equality, Inc. v.  Jewell (Indian Reorganization Act; Land Rights)

* News Bulletin
In the Land & Water section, we feature an article about a legal dispute in California over tribal rights to an aquifer.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
In this week's update, we feature several articles form the Federal Bar Association's Federal Lawyer journal.

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Department of Health and Human Services regarding title IV-E and the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System.

* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added 5 new bills:
S.308: Keep the Promise Act of 2015
H.R.360: Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2015
S.35: Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians Restoration Act of 2015
S.465: Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2015
H.R.533: To revoke the charter of incorporation of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma at the request of that tribe, and for other purposes