November 16, 2012

NILL added new content to 7 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/16

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition was filed in Madison County and Oneida County v. Oneida Indian Nation of New York (disestablishment or diminishment of reservation) on 11/12/12.

* U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Valenzuela v. Silversmith (exhaustion of tribal court remedies)
Miller v. Wright (sovereign immunity, cigarette tax)
Arctic Slope Native Ass'n, Ltd. v. Sebelius (breach of contract)

* State Courts Bulletin
Ahtna Tene Nené v. State, Department of Fish & Game (subsistence hunting)
In the Interest of A.R. (Indian Child Welfare Act, active efforts)
Twenty-Nine Palms Enterprises Corporation v. Paul Bardos (contracts)

* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
Siemion v. Stewert (jurisdiction)
Mark Wandering Medicine v. McCulloch (Voting Rights Act)

* News Bulletin
In the "Land & Water" section we include a couple of articles on proposed water rights deals.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin  
This week we feature 8 articles, one of which deals with native juvenile justice systems.

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding a meeting of the Secretarial Commission on Indian Trust Administration and Reform.