March 17, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 3/17

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U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Alaska Dept. of Natural Resources v. U.S. (Quiet Title; Rights - of Way)

News Bulletin
In the Sacred Places section, we feature some articles about the battle over sacred Apache land in Arizona. In the Intergovernmental section, we feature an article and information regarding the new Supreme Court nominee.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
Two bills were added:
H.R.4737: State and Tribal Government Sovereignty Protection Act of 2016.
H.R.684: Non-Disparagement of Native American Persons or Peoples in Trademark Registration Act of 2015.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Bureau of Indian Affairs relating to proclaiming certain lands as reservation for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
We feature an article about a current U.S. Supreme Court case relating to reservation diminishment.