New Scholarship on “the Unparalleled Rights Enjoyed by American Indians Born in Canada to Freely Access the United States”

The Seattle Journal of Environmental Law has published “Canadian Indians, Inuit, Métis, and Métis: An Exploration of the Unparalleled Rights Enjoyed by American Indians Born in Canada to Freely Access the United States.” Here is the abstract: This article expands…

National Indian Law Library Bulletin (5/7/2019)

Here: The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 5/8/19. Federal Courts Bulletin https://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/federal/2019.html Muscogee Creek Indian Freedman Band, Inc. v. David Bernhardt  (Exhaustion of Tribal Remedies)  Tolowa Nation v. United States of America (Federal Recognition)…

National Indian Law Library Bulletin (6/13/2016)

Here: The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 6/13/16. U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2015-2016update.html U.S. v. Bryant (Uncounseled Tribal-court Misdemeanor Convictions) was decided on 6/13/16. Petition for certiorari was denied in Seminole Tribe…

Second Circuit Rejects Jay Treaty Statute Defense to Criminal Prosecution

Here are the materials in United States v. Malachowski: Appellant Brief Appellee Brief CA2 Order An excerpt: Malachowski invokes 8 U.S.C. § 1359, which allows American Indians born in Canada to freely cross the borders of the United States, and contends that…

Gatherer’s Rights under the Inland Settlement

http://www.freep.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20071007/NEWS06/710070683 New rules on gathering seen as an attack on Indians’ way of life October 7, 2007 BY TINA LAM FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER ST. IGNACE — Standing in a field with the Mackinac Bridge as a backdrop, Tony Grondin…