September 5, 2018

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 9/5

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article)
  • Battle of the band: exploring the unconstitutionality of Section 2(A) of the Lanham Act and the fate of disparaging scandalous, and immoral trademarks in a consumer-driven market.
  • The new frontier of environmental preservation: The Antiquities Act.
Federal Courts Bulletin
Oneida Indian Nation v. United States Department of the Interior (Trademarks - Official Tribal Names)
Coriz v. Rodriguez, Acting Warden (Habeas Corpus; Indian Civil Rights Act)
Narragansett Indian Tribe v. Rhode Island Department of Transportation (National Historic Preservation Act)

State Courts Bulletin
Gustafson v. Poitra (Lands; Jurisdiction)
Hands Off Bears Ears.

News Bulletin
In the Sacred Places section, we feature articles about limited tribal participation on a newly formed Bears Ears National Monument advisory committee, as well as featuring a story in the Environment and Energy section on abandoned and idle gas wells on Indian reservations.

Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission about the publication of the Tribal Protocol Manual.