• Tribal Court Convictions Upheld by Supreme Court

    Jun 17, 2016 | 16:17 pm

    Two months ago, the case of United States v. Bryant went to the Supreme Court to challenge if tribal court convictions could be used in federal court for habitual offenders. To some, this case posed a potential threat in protecting[…]

  • BIA Clarifies Role of State Judges in ICWA Cases

    Jun 16, 2016 | 13:58 pm

    A new ruling by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) seeks to ensure that children won’t be taken from their families in violation of the Indian Child Welfare Act. The clarifications issued by the BIA on June 10th finally grant[…]

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