Native American Cases To Watch In 2018

Law360, New York (January 1, 2018, 3:04 PM EST) -- In the coming year, Native American law practitioners will be following the Cherokee Nation's suit over the opioid epidemic and also watching a U.S. Supreme Court decision in a tribal casino challenge, a patent battle testing tribal sovereign immunity and Texas' bid to upend a federal Indian family law. 

Here are four cases attorneys think could have a big impact on Native American law in 2018. 

Cherokee Nation v. McKesson Corp.

The Cherokee Nation's tribal court suit against major drug distributors and pharmacies for their alleged role in worsening the opioid crisis among the tribe's citizens has teed up the next...

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