Category Archives: Scholarship

Fletcher: “Indian Children and the Fifth Amendment”

Forthcoming in the Montana Law Review’s Browning Symposium issue, available at SSRN here. An excerpt: Many of my first memories revolve around my grandmother Laura Mamagona’s apartment in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She shared the apartment with my uncle Crockett, who was … Continue reading

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New Student Scholarship on Indian Country Abortion Access

Heidi L. Guzmán has published “Roe on the Rez: The Case for Expanding Abortion Access on Tribal Land” in the Columbia Journal of Race and Law. Here is the abstract: While the courts have codified and reaffirmed the right to … Continue reading

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Bethany C. Sullivan & Jennifer L. Turner on Carcieri

Bethany C. Sullivan and Jennifer L. Turner have published “Enough Is Enough: Ten Years of Carcieri v. Salazar” in the Public Land & Resources Law Review. Here is the abstract: Ten years ago, the United States Supreme Court issued its watershed decision … Continue reading

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Federal Lawyer Annual Indian Law Edition 2019

Here: Tribes and Cannabis: Reaching New Highs in the Burgeoning Cannabis Marketplace U.S. Sales of Legal cannabis reached $9.2 billion in 2017 – a 33 percent increase over 2016 – and are on track to reach $24.5 billion by 2021.  … Continue reading

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Alberta Law Review Symposium on Indian Law in Canada

Here: Vol 56, No 3: Law, Justice, and Reconciliation in Post-TRC Canada PUBLISHED: 2019-03-26 INTRODUCTION Introduction Catherine Bell, Hadley Friedland  PDF ARTICLES Envisioning Indigenous Community Courts to Realize Justice in Canada for First Nations Angelique EagleWoman  PDF Cannabis, Reconciliation, and the … Continue reading

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New Issue from UCLA’s Indigenous Peoples’ Journal of Law, Culture & Resistance

Here: Table of Contents Table of Contents Editors, Editors Articles Introduction: Global Dimensions of Indigenous Self-Determination Davis, Seth Maasai Resistance to Cultural Appropriation in Tourism Leleto, Naomi Lanoi The Doctrine of Discovery: The International Law of Colonialism Miller, Robert J. … Continue reading

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New Scholarship from Michalyn Steele on Indigenous Resilience

Here, from SSRN: Indigenous Resilience Arizona Law Review (Forthcoming), BYU Law Research Paper No. 19-08 Cultivating Professional Identity and Resilience Through the Study of Federal Indian Law 2018 Brigham Young University Law Review 1429, BYU Law Research Paper No. 19-07

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New Issue of American Indian Law Review

Here: Current Issue: Volume 43, Number 1 (2018) PDF Front Pages Articles PDF Traditional Jurisprudence and Protection of Our Society: A Jurisgenerative Tail Gregory H. Bigler PDF Trust Lands for the Native Hawaiian Nation: Lessons from Federal Indian Law Precedents … Continue reading

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Reviews of Nick Estes’ “Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance”

NPR The Intercept HNN The book webpage from Verso is here.

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New Scholarship on Indian Self-Determination and Health Care

Geoffrey D. Strommer, Starla K. Roels, and Caroline P. Mayhew have published Tribal Sovereign Authority and Self-Regulation of Health Care Services: The Legal Framework and the Swinomish Tribe’s Dental Health Program [PDF] in the Journal of Health Care Law and Policy … Continue reading

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