Tristan Ahtone
7/31/12
In 2010, Congress passed the Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA)...
Rob Capriccioso
4/26/12
WASHINGTON – More foes of tribal courts are making themselves known in the battle to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), legislation currently under consideration in...
Carol Berry
2/15/12
Although the courts and others may question tribes’ acceptance of their non-Native business operators’ activities, the skepticism may be a remnant of “paternalistic days” that are ...
Carol Berry
2/15/12
Increasingly powerful tribal courts can make use of a law resource center that will provide training and technical assistance to tribal justice systems across the country...
ICTMN Staff
12/24/11
After serving 22 years in the Navajo Nation court systems, from a probationary judge to a District Court Judge, Leroy S. Bedonie has decided to retire effective December 31...
Carol Berry
12/6/11
A Nambe Pueblo member who objected to the length of his sentence for assault failed to persuade a federal appeals court that his prison term was too long...
Anthony Broadman
11/2/11
Beginning this week, Indian Country Today Media Network is introducing a periodical roundup of court cases recently decided by the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals...
ICTMN Staff
10/6/11
A recent child custody case in Valley Center, California became the latest example of how Southern California Intertribal Court has continued to expand its jurisdiction and gain re...

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