The rights of Indians and tribes: the authoritative ACLU guide to Indian and tribal rights

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Southern Illinois University Press, Oct 1, 2002 - Law - 421 pages
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This informative guide thoroughly discusses the legal powers of Indian tribes; civil and criminal jurisdiction on Indian reservations; Indian hunting, fishing, and water rights; taxation in Indian country; the Indian Civil Rights Act; the Indian Child Welfare Act; and tribal jurisdiction over non-Indians.

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Contents

A History of Federal Indian Policy
1
Indian Indian Tribe Indian Country and Indian Title
18
The Trust Responsibility
32
Copyright

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About the author (2002)

Stephen L. Pevar is a Senior Staff Counsel for the ACLU. He has taught at the Univer­sity of Denver School of Law and lectured extensively on the subject of Indian and tribal rights.

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