Petition for certiorari was filed in Town of Aquinnah v. Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head and Massachusetts v. Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act - Restrictions imposed by States) on 8/8/17.
Petition for certiorari was filed in French v. Starr (Jurisdiction) on 8/2/17.
In the Tribal Jurisdiction section, we feature an article about tribal court jurisdiction regarding opioid abuse.
Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
The following articles were added:
New horizons in Indian country.
Indigenous Rights of Standing Rock: Federal courts and beyond.
Justice Gorsuch and Federal Indian law.
Unraveling Public Law 280: Better late than never.
Legal developments: Trust in lands in Alaska.
A legal perspective on sliver of a full moon.
Human rights heroes.
We feature an adopted rule from the Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, on subsistence taking of northern fur seals on the Pribilof Islands for 2017-2019.
U.S. Legislation Bulletin
The following bill was added:
H.R.3650: To provide for the recognition of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, and for other purposes.