A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
April 16, 2015
NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 4/16
Schaghitoke Tribal Nation v. Kent School Corp. Inc. (Indian Nonintercourse Act; Lands)
* State Courts Bulletin
Elk Mountain Ski Resort, Inc. v. Workers Compensation Appeal Board (Common-law Marriage, Workers Compensation)
* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Auga Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians v. Coachella Valley Water District (Indian Water Rights - Groundwater)
Southcentral Foundation v. Roubideaux (Indian Health Service - Self-governance Contracts)
* News Bulletin
In the Sacred Sites section, we feature an article about a ruling anticipated in the latest appeal over sacred Medicine Lake.
* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature eight articles this week, three of which deal with tribes and climate change.
* Regulatory Bulletin
We include an adopted rule relating to the Environment Protection Agency's approval of a tribal implementation plan and designation of air quality planning area.
* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added 1 new bill:
S.784: Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act