July 18, 2019

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 7/18

Federal Courts Bulletin
Navajo Nation v. San Juan County (Voting Rights; Districts)
Watso v. Lourey, et al. (Indian Child Welfare Act)

U.S. Legislation - 116th Congress Bulletin
The following bills were recently proposed in the Senate:
S.2071 - A bill to repeal certain obsolete laws relating to Indians
S.886 - Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article)
  • Aging in harmony: Creating culturally appropriate systems of health care for aging American Indians/Alaska Natives.
  • Enough is enough: Ten years of Carcieri v. Salazar.
News Bulletin
This week, in brief:

  • Cherokee citizen Tyler Fish hired to work on Indian issues at White House.
  • Senate passes bills on Indian economic development and self-governance.
  • Oglala Sioux Tribe legalizes same-sex marriage.