Tuesday, November 25, 2014

NILL added new content to the U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin on 11/25

U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2014-2015update.html
Petition for certiorari was filed in Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin v. U.S. (self-determination contract, statute of limitations) on 11/03/14.

The next Indian Law Bulletin update is scheduled to be published by 12/5/14.

Friday, November 21, 2014

NILL added new content to 7 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/21

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2014-2015update.html
Petition for certiorari was denied in Stockbridge-Munsee Cmty. v. New York (land claims, statute of limitations) on 11/07/14.

* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2014cta.html
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Peabody Western Coal Company (tribal employment preferences)

* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/dct/2014dct.html
Heldt v. Payday Financial, LLC (exhaustion of tribal court remedies)

* State Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/state/2014state.html
Department of Human Services v. M.D (Indian Child Welfare Act, active efforts)

* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htm
In the Health & Welfare section, we feature an article on an Indian country report on how to reduce sexual or physical abuse of Native American children on tribal land.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/2014alr.html
We feature a new article on the Bay Mills sovereign immunity case and the possible increased role of states in territorial disputes.

* Regulatory Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/regulatory/2014fr.html
We feature a notice of the Department of Interior relating to a Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee meeting.

Friday, November 14, 2014

NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/14

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* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2014cta.html
Oklahoma v. Hobia (gaming, construction and operation of facility)
Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Indians v. NY State Dep't of Financial Serv. (high interest, short term loans, Indian Commerce Clause)

* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/dct/2014dct.htmlKeepseagle v. Vilsack (settlement agreement)

* State Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/state/2014state.htmlChloe W. v. State, Dep't of Health & Social Serv., and Office of Children's Serv. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)
In re M.H. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)

* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htmIn the Environment & Energy section, we feature an article about the Oglala Sioux Tribe shutting down an illegal mine.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/2014alr.htmlWe feature several articles from the FIU Law Review on tribes in Florida.