The Rights of Indians and Tribes, Third Edition: The Basic ACLU Guide to Indian and Tribal Rights / Edition 3

The Rights of Indians and Tribes, Third Edition: The Basic ACLU Guide to Indian and Tribal Rights / Edition 3

by Stephen L. Pevar
     
 

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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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809324750
Publisher:
Southern Illinois University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Series:
ACLU Handbook Series
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 6.88(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the ACLU Handbook Series
Preface
Map: Indian Reservations and Communities in the United States
IA History of Federal Indian Policy1
IIDefinitions: Indian, Indian Iribe, Indian Country, and Indian Title18
IIIThe Trust Responsibility32
IVIndian Treaties46
VFederal Power over Indian Affairs57
VITribal Self-Government86
VIIState Power over Indian Affairs119
VIIICriminal Jurisdiction in Indian Country142
IXCivil Jurisdiction in Indian Country167
XTaxation188
XIIndian Hunting and Fishing Rights214
XIIIndian Water Rights239
XIIICivil Rights of Indians260
XIVThe Indian Civil Rights Act278
XVThe Unique Status of Certain Indian Groups292
XVIIndian Gaming319
XVIIThe Indian Child Welfare Act333
XVIIIJudicial Review353
App. AThe Indian Civil Rights Act (25 U.S.C. Sections 1301-3)383
App. BPublic Law 83-280 (18 U.S.C. Section 1162, 28 U.S.C. Section 1360)385
App. CThe Indian Country Crimes Act (18 U.S.C. Section 1152)388
App. DThe Major Crimes Act (18 U.S.C. Section 1153)389
App. EIndian Country" (18 U.S.C. Section 1151)390
App. FIndian Tribes in the States391
Index413

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