Federal Indian Law

Law 361



Rigorous Writing Experience (RWE)



This course examines the legal issues facing federally recognized Indian Tribes in the context of Federal Indian Law. In particular, the course focuses on Indian sovereignty, Tribal religious freedom, Tribal Court jurisdiction, property rights, Indian identity, the place of the Tribes within the constitutional framework of the Federal government, and the relationship between Tribal governments and the States. This course will have a special emphasis on the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians located in North Carolina.

J. Loftin

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