American Indian Tribal Law (Aspen Elective) by Matthew L.M. Fletcher

By Matthew L.M. Fletcher

American Indian Tribal Law is an interesting narrative textual content that examines the improvement of tribal justice structures from pre-contact, via colonization, and into our glossy period of self-government. a different supplying in its box, American Indian Tribal Law describes glossy tribal executive actions and explores how disputes are resolved inside of American Indian nations.

For classes or seminars on American Indian legislation or Tribal Governments, this article features:

  • a survey of over three hundred tribal courts national and over 565 Indian tribes , every one following their very own law
  • incisive seems to be at flashpoints in tribal law, such as
    • the Cherokee Freedmen citizenship disputes
    • same intercourse marriage in Indian Country
    • constitutional crises in tribal governments

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