November 29, 2012
NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/29
On 11/26/12, petitions for certiorari were denied in Furry v. Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida (tribal sovereign immunity) and Harvest Institute Freedmen Federation v. United States (trust account settlement, discrimination).
* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
United States v. Wahchumwah (sale of eagle parts)
Desautel v. Dupris (tribal enrollment)
* State Courts Bulletin
In the Interest of A.V. and J.V. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)
In re BMH (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)
* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Chance v. TDJC (Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act)
Agamenv v. Laverdure (jurisdiction)
Knows His Gun v. Montana (Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act)
* News Bulletin
In the "Fiduciary Duty" section we feature an article about the settlement plans for the Cobell individual trust fund case.
* Regulatory Bulletin
We include a notice of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding grant requests for grants to supplement State and Tribal Response Programs.