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Student News

2014 - 2015 Board of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law Elected Read more...

Posted: 02/09/2015

 

2014 - 2015 Board of Arizona Law Review Elected Read more...

Posted: 02/02/2015

 

2015 Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition Awards Read more...

Posted: 01/23/2015

 

Elifuraha I. Laltaika (Eli), IPLP S.J.D. Candidate, Invited to Speak at UN Forum Read more...

Posted: 01/20/2015

 

Student Efforts in Superior Court Receive Arizona Supreme Court Award Read more...

Posted: 10/22/2014

 

Andy Hall (2L) a featured speaker at TEDxTucson May Salon Read more...

Posted: 05/08/2014

 

Arizona Law Students Take First and Second Place in Tang Writing Competition Read more...

Posted: 03/26/2014

 

 

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Course Description

This course explores Indian nation governments, Indian nation dispute resolution systems (tribal courts and peacemaking), use of Indian customs and traditions as law (Indian common law) in modern litigation in tribal courts, tribal sovereign immunity, tribal court practice, and criminal and civil jurisdiction of tribal courts. These topics are explored using the Navajo Nation court system and Navajo common law as study models. Students are expected to understand the history of federal Indian law and policy, including the major doctrines and cases in federal Indian law.

 

Updated: 01/06/2014