U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari was granted on June 30, 2015 for Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin v. U.S. (Self-determination Contract)
U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort v. National Labor Relations Board (Gaming, Employment Law)
Pistor v. Garcia (Tribal Officials, Sovereign Immunity)
Pueblo of Jemez v. United States (Aboriginal Land Rights)
State Courts Bulletin
State v. Steven B. (Criminal Jurisdiction, Indian Country Land Status)
In the Recognition & Enrollment section, we feature a story about federal acknowledgment of a Virginia tribe.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has published new rules regarding federal acknowledgment of American Indian tribes.
Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature an article on Indian land tenure.