The Tribal Supreme Court Update Memoranda of September 21, 2016, is available at the Tribal Supreme Court Project website.
Petition for Certiorari was filed in Patchak v. Jewell (Separation of Powers; Due Process) and R.P. v. LA County Department of Children and Family Services (Indian Child Welfare Act).
U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Williams v. Poarch Band of Creek Indians (Age Discrimination)
In the Culture & Tradition section,
we feature articles about Chief Wahoo, the Cleveland Indians baseball team mascot.
U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of a model Indian juvenile code from the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
U.S. Legislation Bulletin
One bill became law:
S.246: Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act.
Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
Habitat protection and Native American treaty fishing in the Northwest.
Using vector space models to understand the circulation of habeas corpus in Hawai'i, 1852–92.
Native American use of eagle feathers under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.