indianz.com indianz.com on facebook indianz.com on twitter indianz.com on Google+
More on: immunity

Filed Under: Education | Environment | Law
9th Circuit won't stop repatriation of Kumeyaay Nation ancestors (08/27)
The remains were discovered in 1976 and were determined to be 'Native American' by the University of California.

Filed Under: Law
Law school in Colorado sets conference on sovereign immunity (08/26)
Indian law experts will discuss immunity in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Law
Brian Pierson: Recent federal court decisions affecting Indian law (08/19)
Attorney Brian Pierson reviews some recent federal court decisions affecting Indian Country.

Filed Under: Law | Opinion
Opinion: Supreme Court showdown in Cayuga Nation dispute (08/04)
Writer suggests the Cayuga Nation might be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court as part of a foreclosure dispute.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
2nd Circuit protects Cayuga Nation from foreclosure proceeding (07/31)
The Supreme Court's recent decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community is starting to trickle down.

Filed Under: Law
Law Article: Supreme Court sends reminder on tribal immunity (07/28)
Attorneys discuss the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Law Article: Supreme Court decision could impact tribal lenders (07/03)
Attorneys explore whether the the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community will affect the tribal payday loan industry.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Supreme Court 'victory' adopts racist system (06/27)
Steven Newcomb finds language of domination used throughout the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Strengthening sovereignty by addressing immunity (06/24)
Ryan Seelau and Ian Record discuss what tribes can do to ensure the U.S. Supreme Court victory in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community isn't short-lived.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Supreme Court justices put tribes on notice (06/16)
Steven Newcomb says the U.S. Supreme Court dissent in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community puts tribes on notice of further domination.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Lawyers dispute effect of Supreme Court case on tribal lenders (06/10)
The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community affirmed the principle of tribal sovereign immunity but not everyone agrees the case affects tribal-owned Internet lending companies.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
County rejects law enforcement contract with Chumash Tribe (06/05)
Officials claim agreement was too vague and failed to include a waiver of sovereign immunity.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Group claims Supreme Court ruling affects tribal payday lenders (05/30)
Decision is being interpreted as a strike against tribes that do business beyond reservation borders.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Q&A with attorney on FTC lawsuit against tribal online lenders (05/14)
The Oklahoman talks to attorney Andre Caldwell about the significance of a Federal Trade Commission lawsuit against Internet lenders owned by tribes.

Filed Under: Law
Law Article: Summary of recent court rulings in Indian Country (05/12)
Attorneys discuss recent federal court decisions affecting tribes and individual Indians.

Filed Under: Business | Law
11th Circuit stops Seminole Tribe from suing state over fuel tax (05/06)
The Seminole Tribe can't sue the state of Florida over fuel taxes, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.

Filed Under: Opinion
Steven Newcomb: Scientists lay claim to Kumeyaay ancestors (04/15)
Steven Newcomb discusses White v. University of California, a repatriation case that was heard by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in December.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Law Article: FTC asserts jurisdiction over tribal Internet lenders (04/14)
Attorneys discuss lawsuit in which the Federal Trade Commission won a decision to assert authority over Internet lenders owned by tribal governments.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Blog: Internet lenders can longer hide behind tribal immunity (04/11)
The Federal Trade Commission says Internet lenders in Indian Country must comply with federal consumer protection laws.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
City sues Fond du Lac Band in federal court over land-into-trust (04/03)
The city of Duluth, Minnesota, filed a lawsuit in federal court in hopes of stopping the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians from pursuing a land-into-trust application.

Credits: Dynamic Drive CSS Library