2020 Law Review and Bar Journal Articles

Last updated: January 6, 2021

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Title: Serving two tribes.
Author: Davis, Jenny B.
Source: 106-MAR A.B.A. J. 13 (2020)

Title: The Court of Indian Appeals: America's forgotten federal appellate court.
Author: Smith, Gregory D.; Plemmons, Bailee L.
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 211 (2020)

Title: Tribal remedies, exhaustion, and state courts.
Author: Heidepriem, Pete
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 241 (2020)

Title: "Thus in the Beginning All the World Was America": The effects of anti-protest legislation and an American conquest culture in Native sacred sites cases.
Author: Hampton, Elizabeth
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 289 (2020)

Title: The cultural property conundrum: The case for a nationalistic approach and repatriation of the Moai to the Rapa Nui.
Author: Davis, Annie Rischard
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 333 (2020)

Title: Cooking food customs in the pot of self-governance: How food sovereignty is a necessary ingredient of Tribal sovereignty.
Author: Ricart, Kate
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 369 (2020)

Title: Analyzing the implications of the Supreme Court's holding in Herrera v. Wyoming.
Author: Rader, Andrew
Source: 44 Am. Indian L. Rev. 403 (2020)

Title: The tribal right to exclude non-tribal members from Indian-owned lands.
Author: Skibine, Alexander Tallchief

Title: Indigenous nuclear injuries and the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA): Reframing compensation toward Indigenous-led environmental reparations.
Author: Allen, Kylie
Source: 10 Ariz. J. Envtl. L. & Pol'y 264 (2020)

Title: Indigenous resilience.
Author: Steele, Michalyn
Source: 62 Ariz. L. Rev. 305 (2020) *

Title: Toward tribal regulatory sovereignty in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Author: Florey, Katherine
Source: 63 Ariz. L. Rev. 2 (2021)

Title: Section 5, Indian trust land acquisitions, and secretarial authority.
Author: Rice, G. William; Clinton, Robert N.
52 Ariz. St. LJ. 564 (2020) *

Title: Piliʻōlelo: E Ahona Kānaka I Ke O‘a Kānāwai.
Author: Kamakakaulani Gramberg, Sabrina Rose
Source: 21 Asian-Pac. L. & Pol'y J. 1 (2020) *

Title: Chipping away at the public trust doctrine: Mauna Kea and the degradation principle.
Author: Crowell, William N. K.
Source: 21 Asian-Pac. L. & Pol'y J. 1 (2020)

Title: Repatriation of sacred Native American cultural belongings from historical racism.
Author: Hershey, Robert Alan
Source: 56-AUG Ariz. Att'y 40 (2020)


Title: Compensatory mitigation and public lands.
Author: Pidot, Justin R.
Source: 61 B.C. L. Rev. 1045 (2020)

Title: American Indians and the right to vote: Why the courts are not enough.
Author: Kumar, Milan
Source: 61 B.C. L. Rev. 1111 (2020)

Title: Silent intent? Analyzing the congressional intent required to abrogate tribal sovereign immunity.
Author: Bevilacqua, Michael
Source: 61 B.C. L. Rev. E-Supplement II.-156 (2020)


Title: Jurisdictional transparency and Native American women.
Author: Mendoza, Emily
Source: 11 Calif. L. Rev. Online 141 (2020) *

Title: Politics, Indian law, and the Constitution.
Author: Fletcher, Matthew L.M.
Source: 108 Cal. L. Rev. 495 (2020) *

Title: Fair use as cultural appropriation.
Author: Reed, Trevor

Title: Welcome to the maze: Race, justice, and jurisdiction in McGirt v. Oklahoma.
Author: Reese, Elizabeth
Source: AUG Univ. Chicago L. Rev. Online (2020)

Title: Indian allottee water rights: A case study of allotments on the former Malheur Indian Reservation.
Author: Schaff, Margaret; Lohman, Cheryl
Source: 31 Colo. Nat. Resources, Energy & Envtl L. Rev. 147 (2020)

Title: When the Navajo Generating Station closes, where does the water go?
Author: MacGregor, Gregor Allen
Source: 31 Colo. Nat. Resources, Energy & Envtl L. Rev. 289 (2020)

Title: An odd way to read a preemption statute: The Atomic Energy Act, Virginia Uranium, and the Diné Natural Resource Protection Act.
Author: Hogan-Freemole, Erin
Source: 31 Colo. Nat. Resources, Energy & Envtl L. Rev. 379 (2020)

Title: Living in the blast zone: Sexual violence piped onto Native land by extractive industries.
Author: Grisafi, Lily
Source: 52 Colum. J.L. & Soc. Probs. 509 (2020)

Title: Are Indian tribe really "domestic dependent nations?": The fight for sovereign immunity in Wilkes v. PCI Gaming Authority.
Author: Coursey, Caroline Coker
Source: 50 Cumb. L. Rev. 49 (2020)

Title: Not yet America's best idea: Law, inequality, and Grand Canyon National Park.
Author: Krakoff, Sarah
Source: 91 U. Colo. L. Rev. 559 (2020)

Title: Decolonization: Treaties, resource use, and environmental conservation.
Author: Torres, Gerald
Source: 91 U. Colo. L. Rev. 709 (2020)






Title: Rebuilding trust: Climate change, Indian communities, and a right to resettlement.
Author: Stern, Scott W.
Source: 47 Ecology L.Q. 179 (2020) *

Title: In defense of culture: Protecting cultural expressions in intellectual property.
Author: Awopetu, Richard
Source: 69 Emory L.J. 745 (2020)

Title: The Belloni Decision: A foundation for the Northwest fisheries cases, the national tribal sovereignty movement, and an understanding of the rule of law.
Author: Wilkinson, Charles
Source: 50 Envtl. L.J. 331 (2020)

Title: How much evidence should we need to protect cultural sites and treaty rights?
Author: Litwak, Jeffrey B.
Source: 50 Envtl. L.J. 447 (2020)



Title: For the children: Indian status is a political classification.
Author: Vance, Austin
Source: FEB Okla. B.J. 14 (2020)






Title: Aloha 'Aina: Native Hawaiian land restitution.
Author: Harvard Law Review
Source: 133 Harv. L. Rev. 2148 (2020) *

Title: McGirt v. Oklahoma.
Source: 134 Harv. L. Rev. 600 (2020) *

Title: Reflection on McGirt v. Oklahoma.
Author: Chaudhuri, Jonodev
Source: 134 Harv. L. Rev. F. 82 (2020)

Title: Ending the interminable gap in Indian Country water quality protection.
Author: Grijalva, James
Source: 45 Harv. Envtl. L. Rev. (2020) *

Title: Going "all in" after Murphy v. NCAA: An approach for California to legalize sports gambling.
Author: Walsh, Kailey J.
Source: 42 Hasting Comm. & Ent L.J. 117 (2020)

Title: Federal approval of oil pipelines and Indigenous consultation in the United States after Standing Rock and Keystone XL: Lessons from Canada on the limits of industry-Indigenous consultation.
Author: Carriere, Chantal
Source: 42 Hous. J. Int'l L. 321 (2020)


Title: Uncivil rights: The abuse of tribal sovereignty and the termination of American Indian tribal citizenship.
Author: Hansen, Kenneth N.
Source: 5 IAFOR J. Cultural Studies 49 (2020)

Title: Redefining tribal sovereignty for the era of fundamental rights.
Author: Doran, Michael
Source: 95 Ind. L.J. 87 (2020)

Title: Building adaptive capacity in tribal communities of the Missouri River Basin to manage drought and climate extremes: A case study from the Wind River Indian Reservation.
Author: Stiles, Crystal J.; Umphlett, Natalie; Cottenoir, Mitch
Source: 8 J. Indigenous Research 1 (2020) *

Title: International traditional knowledge protection and Indigenous self determination.
Author: Petosky, John Minode'e
Source: 6 The Indigenous Peoples' Journal of Law, Culture & Resistance 118 (2020)


Title: Immigration, plenary powers, and sovereignty talk: Then and now.
Author: Lim, Julian
Source: 19 J. of Gilded Age and Prog. Era 217 (2020)

Title: The canary in the coalmine--The tragic history of the U.S. government's policies toward Native peoples.
Author: Saunooke, Robert O.
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 1 (2020)

Title: Indigenizing professional responsibility.
Author: van Schilfgaarde, Lauren
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 6 (2020)

Title: Murphy v. NCAA and the legalization of sports betting in states and Indian Country.
Author: King, Matthew A.
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 16 (2020)

Title: Codifying the rights of nature.
Author: Thompson, Geneva E. B.
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 12 (2020)

Title: Running for missing and murdered Native women.
Author: Saunooke, Robert O.
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 22 (2020)

Title: Yurok Tribe fishing court.
Author: Cordero, Kori
Source: 59 No. 2 Judges' J. 26 (2020)




Title: Realizing the right to be cold? Framing processes and outcomes associated with the Inuit petition on human rights and global warming.
Author: Jodoin, Sebastien; Snow, Shannon; and Arielle Corobow.
Source: 54 Law & Soc'y Rev. 168 (2020)



Title: A meeting of the minds: Utilizing Maine's state education system to promote the success of its Native students while maintaining tribal sovereignty.
Author: Ramharter, Jordan
Source: 72 Me. L. Rev. 379 (2020) *



Title: The civil jurisdictional landscape in eastern Oklahoma post McGirt v. Oklahoma.
Author: Hedden-Nicely, Dylan R.; Mills, Monte
Source: AUG Natural Resources Law Insights (2020)

Title: Navigating tribal opposition to permits for Great Lakes mining projects.
Author: Donohue, Dennis J.; Ettinger, Daniel P.
35-SUM Nat. Resources & Env't 41 (2020) *

Title: Upholding tribal treaties with the Clean Water Act.
Author: Rogerson, Amanda; Lopez, Michael
35-SUM Nat. Resources & Env't 52 (2020) *

Title: Waiving historic resource laws at the southern border.
Author: Keith, Erin Flannery
Source: 35-SUM Nat. Resources & Env't 57 (2020)

Title: Tribal recognition, consultation, and lessons from the first climate relocation.
Author: Crepelle, Adam C.
Source: 34-WTR Nat. Resources & Env't 13 (2020)

Title: Tribal rights: The 1872 mining law's past and future.
Author: Lopez, Michael
Source: 34-WTR Nat. Resources & Env't 53 (2020)

Title: An unfair cross section: Federal jurisdiction for Indian Country crimes dismantles jury community conscience.
Author: Paris, Alana
Source: 16 NW. J.L. & Soc. Pol'y. 92 (2020)

Title: How to say sorry: Fulfilling the United States' trust obligation to Native Hawaiians by using the Canons of Construction to interpret the Apology Resolution.
Author: Tapu, Ian Falefuafua
Source: 44 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 445 (2020)






Title: Environmental federalism in Indian Country: Sovereignty, primacy, and environmental protection.
Author: Haider, Mellie; Teodoro, Manuel P.
Source: Pol'y Stud. Journal (2020)

Title: The other non-renewable resource: Cultural resource protection in a changing energy future.
Author: Furlong, Wesley J.
Source: 42 Public Land & Resources L. Rev. 1 (2020)

Title: Bringing back the great bear: Challenges and opportunities of Grizzly restoration in the Northern Rockies.
Author: Brister, Dan; France, Thomas
Source: 42 Pub. Land & Resources L. Rev. 15 (2020)




Title: The psychosocial effects of Native American mascots: A comprehensive review of empirical research findings.
Author: Davis-Delano, Laurel; Gone, Joseph; Fryberg, Stephanie
Source: 23 Race Ethnicity and Education 1 (2020)

Title: "You're in apple land but you are a lemon": Connection, collaboration, and division in early '70s Indian Country.
Author: Truden, John T.
Source: 15 Online J. of Rural Research & Pol'y 1 (2020)


Title: Justice for Juristac: Using international and comparative law to protect Indigenous lands.
Author: Zartner, Dana
Source: 18 Santa Clara J. Int'l L. 175 (2020)

Title: The Indigenous decade in review.
Author: Cruz, Christine Zuni
Source: 73 SMU L. Rev. F. 140 (2020)

Title: Sovereignty-affirming subdelegations.
Author: Lazerwitz, Samuel
Source: 72 Stan. L. Rev. 1041 (2020)

Title: Indian lives matter: Pandemics and inherent tribal powers.
Author: Fletcher, Matthew L.M.
Source: 73 Stan. L. Rev. Online 38 (2020) *


Title: Herrera v. Wyoming: The Supreme Court's most recent attempt to balance tribal rights, state power, and conservation efforts.
Author: Farnworth, Chandler
Source: 33 Tul. Envtl. L.J. 195 (2020) *



Title: The scope of tribal immunity in real property disputes.
Author: Frazzette, Sean
Source: 87 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1605 (2020)

Title: (Indigenous) language as a human right.
Author: Carpenter, Kristen; Tsykarev, Alexey
Source: 24 UCLA J. Int'l L. & Foreign Aff. 49 (2020)

Title: Introduction: Indigenous peoples, sustainability and climate change.
Author: Tsosie, Rebecca
Source: 2020 UCLA L. Rev. *

Title: Kānāwai: Using ancient Hawaiian law to prepare for the future.
Author: Stevenson, Jaylin
Source: 2020 UCLA L. Rev. *

Title: The wrongful death of an Indian: A tribe's right to object to the death penalty.
Author: Christensen, Grant
Source: 68 UCLA L. Rev. Disc. 404 (2020)

Title: The Cherokee Nation, John Marshall, and the stadial theory of development.
Author: Muldoon, James
Source: 53 UIC J. Marshall L. Rev. 1 (2020)

Title: The equal-protection challenge to federal Indian law.
Author: Doran, Michael
Source: 6 U. Penn. Journal of Law & Pub. Affairs (2020) *






Title: Purcell v. Gonzalez, principle and problem--Native American voting rights in the 2018 North Dakota elections.
Author: Gilleran, Samuel
Source: 55 Wake Forest L. Rev. 445 (2020)

Title: Sense and census building: Capturing tribal realities in the U.S. Census.
Author: Fink, Elizabeth Hope
Source: 62 Wash. U. J.L. & Pol'y 201 (2020)

Title: The Louisiana Purchase: Indian and American sovereignty in the Missouri Watershed.
Author: McNeil, Kent
Source: 50 West. Hist. Quarterly 17 (2020) *

Title: Taxes, theft, and Indian tribes: Seeking an equitable solution to state taxation of Indian Country commerce.
Author: Crepelle, Adam
Source: 122 W. Va. L. Rev. 999 (2020)





Title: Colonizing history: Rice v. Cayetano and the fight for Native Hawaiian self-determination.
Author: Pino, Lisset M.
Source: 129 Yale L.J. 2574 (2020)




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