National Indian Law Library Bulletin (10/11/2019)

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U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin 
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2019-2020update.html
Petition for certiorari was denied in this case on 10/7/19: 
Oglala Sioux Tribe, et al. v. Fleming (Younger Abstention)

Federal Courts Bulletin
https://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/federal/2019.html
Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation v. United States  (Fiduciary Trust) 
Caddo Nation of Oklahoma v. Wichita and Affiliated Tribes (National Environmental Policy Act; National Historic Preservation Act)

U.S. Legislation – 116th Congress Bulletin 
https://narf.org/nill/bulletins/legislation/116_uslegislation.html
A NARF attorney is scheduled to speak at the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States, regarding S.46 (Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Repeal Act).

News Bulletin
https://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.html 
This week, in brief:

  • Court holds the execution of Navajo man to hear claim of racial bias
  • High uranium levels seen in Navajo women decades after Cold War era mining by U.S. on their reservation 
  • Shakopee Sioux announce $5 million campaign to boost Indian education in Minnesota schools
  • Finland agrees to return Native American remains to tribes
  • Supreme Court opens new term with little new Indian law activity