December 10, 2015

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 12/10

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U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari was filed in Decker V. United States on 12/3/15. (Jury Instructions, Sexual Abuse)

State Courts Bulletin
Gila River Indian Community v. Department of Child Safety (Indian Child Welfare Act - Placement)

U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Seneca Nation of Indians v. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Stay - Pending Decision of Administrative Court)
State of California v. Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians of California (Intra-Tribal Leadership Dispute, Casino Management)

News Bulletin
In the Economic Development section, we feature an article about a $3 billion gambling deal between the Seminole Nation and the State of Florida and, in the Intergovenmental section, an article about the resignation of Kevin Washburn.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, regarding the availability of enhancement funds to tribes and their tribal education departments.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
We feature the article, "Protecting sacred ground: The San Manuel ruling and implications for Indian cultural resource preservation."