January 10, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
The US Supreme Court on Monday remanded the case of Madison County v. Oneida Indian Nation to the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, ordering the lower court to reconsider its ruling. The Second Circuit ruling had found that tribal sovereign immunity prevented county authorities from ...[read more]
March 29, 2005
by jt
City of Sherrill, New York v. Oneida Nation of New York, Supreme Court of the United States, Justice Ginsburg, March 29, 2005. Excerpt:In sum, the question of damages for the Tribe's ancient dispossession is not at issue in this case, and we therefore do not disturb our holding in Oneida II. Ho... ...[read more]
February 28, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
The Oneida Indian Nation's recent $3 million gift to establish a Professorship in Indian Law at Harvard Law School is causing dissension among tribe members who say they weren't consulted. Friday's Harvard Crimson has more.It's old news to many law blawgers, but also at H... ...[read more]
January 22, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
Harvard Law School announced Wednesday that The Oneida Indian Nation of central New York (part of the Iroquois Confederacy) has made a $3 million gift endowing a chair at Harvard Law School for the study of American Indian law... ...[read more]

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