February 18, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 2/18

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U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petitions for certiorari were filed in Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort v. NLRB  and Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Tribal Government v. NLRB (labor law) on 2/12/16.

U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe v. Gerlach (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act)
Casey v. Stephens (Prisoner; Religious Freedom)
Steward v. Mescalero Apache Tribal Court (Domestic Violence; Tribal Jurisdiction)

News Bulletin
In the Environment & Energy section, we feature an article about the National Indian Carbon Coalition, an opportunity for tribes to help mitigate climate change by generating and selling carbon credits.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
We feature an article on defining the Indian Civil Rights Act's "sufficiently trained" tribal court judge.