Tribal Courts/ Tribal Law

Elective Course
Course Number: LAW 688
Credits: 3

This course is a study of tribal laws and tribal justice systems, both historically and currently, to evaluate the scope of tribal jurisdiction. Looks at variety of tribal justice systems, including the tribes located in Montana to evaluate similarities and difference between tribal systems. Compres tribal justice systems to state and federal systems of justice in the areas of criminal, civil, and regulatory laws.