National Indian Law Library Bulletin (9/12/2019)


The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 9/12/19.

Federal Courts Bulletin
Cherokee Nation v. Bernhardt (Land Into Trust)
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe v. Noem (Indian Gaming Regulatory Act)

U.S. Legislation – 116th Congress Bulletin
The following bills were recently proposed in the House:
H.R.4243 – Rural Maternal and Obstetric Modernization of Services Act

News Bulletin
This week, in brief:

  • House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples convenes hearing on #MMIW crisis
  • ‘A historic leap forward’: ND tribes sign updated agreement with state over child welfare services
  • US seeks dismissal of Native American tribes’ lawsuit over Keystone Pipeline
  • A ‘sham’: Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation being denied federal recognition

Changing the Indian narrative in classrooms