February 17, 2017

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 2/17

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U.S. Federal Courts Bulletin
Knighton v. Cedarville Rancheria of Northern Paiute Indians (Tribal Court Jurisdiction; Tribal Government - Fraud)

Tribal Courts Bulletin
Venter v. Fort Peck Tribes (Criminal Law - Evidence)
Martine-Alonzo v. Jose (Election Law)
Smith v. Smith  (Family Law - Alimony)
News Bulletin
In the Economic Development section, we feature an article about a new push for the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature an executive order of the President on preventing violence against federal, state, tribal, and local law enforcement officers.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
Here are the articles featured this week:
Personal jurisdiction and tribal courts after Walden and Bauman: The inadvertent impact of Supreme Court jurisdictional decisions on Indian Country.
Ocean iron fertilization and Indigenous Peoples' right to food: Leveraging international and domestic law protections to enhance access to salmon in the Pacific Northwest.
Unwinding non-Native control over Native America's past: A statistical analysis of the decisions to return Native American human remains and funerary objects under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, 1992–2013.
Presenting states, tribes, and local governments before, during, and after a presidentially-declared disaster.
Decolonizing and indigenizing: Some considerations for law schools.
Waniska: Reimagining the future with Indigenous legal traditions.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
Eleven bills were added.