Petition was granted in Nebraska v. Parker (Indian Lands - Diminishment) on 10/1/15.
In the Recognition & Enrollment section, we feature an article on Interior Department's procedure for Native Hawaiian recognition.
Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
We feature an article on rights to communal intellectual property.
U.S. Legislation Bulletin
Two bills were added.
H.R.3599: Eastern Band Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act.
H.R.3603: To grant a Federal charter to the National American Indian Veterans, Incorporated.
We feature a notice of the Department of Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, regarding taking land into trust for the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe.