Tribal Government

Professor: Morsette, J.

  • Course Number: LAW-916
  • Course Type: Foundational
  • Credits: 3
  • Enrollment Limit: Determined by the Registrar
  • Description: This course shall introduce students to tribal governance and law within Indian Country. Together, we will explore critical subjects that define or otherwise influence tribal governance and law in the present, including but not limited to: tribal government, tribal justice systems, tribal constitutions, tribal membership, tribal elections, civil rights, domestic relations, criminal law and procedure, procedure and tribal civil jurisdiction, and tribal economies.

  • Prerequisite: None
  • Evaluation Method: Daily papers and final exam
  • Capstone: No
  • WIE: No