Friday, November 9, 2012

NILL added new content to 4 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/09

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/currentsct.html
Petition for certiorari was denied in Good Bear v. Cobell on 11/6/12. (trust funds, class action)

* U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/dct/currentdct.htm
Cases featured:
Dish Network Corporation v. Tewa (Communications Act of 1934, television service)

* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htm
In the "Fiduciary Duty" section, we feature some news stories relating to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision not to hear the Cobell trust fund case challenges.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/currentlr.htm  
One of the articles included in this week's update is a paper which analyzes DOJ’s proposed legislative fix to allow tribes to prosecute limited non-Indian domestic violence crimes.