September 9, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 9/9

U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Meyers v. Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin (Tribal Sovereign Immunity; Fair and Accurate Transaction Act)

U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Dakota Access Pipeline; Injunctions)
Stand Up for California! v. U.S. Department of the Interior (Land Into Trust; Gaming)

State Courts Bulletin
In re Estate of Colombe (Comity; Probate)

News Bulletin
We feature articles on the latest developments relating to the Dakota Access Pipeline project. In the Recognition & Enrollment section, we feature an article about the U.S. House committee scheduled markup on a federal recognition bill.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
These articles were added:
President Nixon's Indian law legacy: a counterstory.
Principles of International law that support claims of Indian tribes to water resources.
Crime and governance in Indian Country.
Recentering tribal criminal jurisdiction.
Tribal sovereignty, tribal court legitimacy, and public defense.
The double-edged sword of sovereignty by the barrel: how Native nations can wield environmental justice in the fight against the harms of fracking.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
The Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, announces tribal consultation meetings regarding the Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
Two new bills were added:
S.3293: A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to transfer to the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation investment income held in certain funds.
S.3300: A bill to approve the settlement of water rights claims of the Hualapai Tribe and certain allottees in the State of Arizona, to authorize construction of a water project relating to those water rights claims, and for other purposes.