November 16, 2018

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 11/16

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U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Read the latest Tribal Supreme Court Project update published on 11/8/18.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article)
  • Indian Country and the Territory Clause: Washington's promise at the framing.
  • An indivisible and living whole: Do we value nature enough to grant it personhood?
  • Indigenous rights to water & environmental protection.
  • The prison as reserve: Governmentality, phenomenology, and indigenizing the prison.
Federal Courts Bulletin
Oklahoma Intrastate Transmission, LLC v. 25 Foot Wide Easement (Utility Easements)
New Mexico ex rel. State Engineer v. Carson (Water Rights; Standing)

News Bulletin
In the Environment & Energy section, we feature articles about a ruling halting the Keystone XL pipeline.

Regulatory Bulletin
The Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, seeks public comment on proposed adoption of Administration for Native Americans Programs policies and procedures.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
The following were added:
S.Res.702: A resolution recognizing National Native Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contributions of Native Americans to the United States.
H.R.7121: To protect the voting rights of Native American and Alaska Native voters.