February 20, 2014

NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 2/20

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari was filed in Knight v. Thompson (prisoner rights, religion) on 2/06/14.

* State Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
In re R.L.-P., In re A.L.-P. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)

* United States Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
Smith v. Parker (diminishment of reservation)

* News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htmIn the "Land & Water" section we feature an article about tribes and other groups opposing a giant plan to send groundwater from Eastern Nevada to Las Vegas.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature several articles from the American Indian Law Journal including one on the utility of amicus briefs in the Supreme Court's Indian cases.

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Department of Health & Human Services regarding a tribal consultation meeting on the Head Start early childhood education program.