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By Matthew L.M. Fletcher

American Indian Tribal Law is a fascinating narrative textual content that examines the advance of tribal justice structures from pre-contact, via colonization, and into our sleek period of self-government. a different providing in its box, American Indian Tribal Law describes glossy tribal executive actions and explores how disputes are resolved inside 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 , each one following their very own law
  • incisive appears 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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