August 24, 2022

Indian Law Bulletins Updated 8/24/22

Federal Courts Bulletin

  • Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation v. United States Department of the Interior, et al. (Trust Relationship; Water Rights)
  • Platform 10, LLC v. Battle Mountain Band of the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians of Nevada (Tribal Sovereign Immunity)
  • LS3 Inc. v. Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs, L.L.C., et al. (Economic Development; Breach of Contract)
  • Lower Brule Sioux Tribe v. Lyman County (Voting Rights; Redistricting)
  • Stimson Lumber Company v. Coeur d'Alene Tribe (Tribal Sovereign Immunity)

State Courts Bulletin

  • In re E.L. et al., Minors. AIDA R. v. E.O. et al. (Indian Child Welfare Act)
  • State of Oklahoma v. Ward (Criminal Jurisdiction)
  • Fashion Outlets at Foxwoods, LLC v. BC Fox, LLC (Jurisdiction)

Tribal Courts Bulletin

  • Turpen v. Turpen (Tribal Court Jurisdiction)

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin

  • Tribal Tourism Grant Program; Solicitation of Proposals (Interior)
  • Solicitation for Members of the Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (Commerce)
  • Announcement of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders Meeting (Health and Human Services)
  • 2020 Census Tribal Consultation; Virtual Public Meeting (Commerce)
  • National Tribal Broadband Grant; Solicitation of Proposals (Interior)

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article)

  • Money, money, money : Revenue is funny in a McGirt world
  • The terms of their deal : Revitalizing the treaty right to limit state jurisdiction in Indian Country
  • Tribal nations and abortion access : A path forward
  • Preemption, commandeering, and the Indian Child Welfare Act
  • Missing the mark : A critical analysis of the rights of nature as a legal framework for protecting Indigenous interests

News Bulletin

  • How TikTok activists are fighting to end Native mascots in schools
  • Supporters of the Indian Child Welfare Act send 21 briefs to U.S. Supreme Court
  • Tribe seeks state recognition for enrollment cards
  • FEMA releases first-ever national tribal strategy
  • Bruce Babbitt: Tribes need to be involved in water talks
  • How jurisdictional mazes affect Indigenous survivors of violent crimes
  • Alaska election officials sued over lack of process for letting voters fix ballot errors
  • Native Americans continue to fight discriminatory voter ID laws in North Dakota
  • Native Americans' right to vote has always been a question in South Dakota
  • Montana election laws probed during marathon trial's first week
  • Tribal leader: Without election day voting, ballot collection, Native Americans don’t have a voice
  • Voting rights in the United States: A state-by-state analysis