Wednesday, June 30, 2010– Book of the Month: In the Courts of the Conqueror: The Ten Worst Indian Law Cases Ever Decided: (listen)
Time and time again it has been proven that the legal system has formed the world we live in today as Natives. One Native author traces how our Native life has been shaped and at times eaten away by the legal system. In the Courts of the Conqueror: The Ten Worst Indian Law Cases Ever Decided, Walter Echo-Hawk explores how several court decisions have affected Indian Country. Do you believe the goal of the legal system is to achieve a universal measure of truth and justice? Guests include Pawnee author Walter Echo-Hawk, Counsel to the Crowe & Dunlevy law firm.