Wisconsin Lawyer Publishes Two Articles on Indian Law


Rebecca Webster, Andrew Adams, and David Armstrong’s “An Introduction: American Indian Tribes and Law in Wisconsin.”

A description:

  • Whether your practice overlaps with tribal law, this general orientation will help Wisconsin lawyers understand the history and current status of American Indians and their tribes’ self-governance and law in the United States. The authors provide contact information for Wisconsin’s 11 tribes for lawyers interested in gaining admission to practice in tribal courts.

Bonnie Shusha’s “Engaging the Third Sovereign: The Nature, Reach, and Sources of Tribal Law

A description:

  • Although not all tribal law is easily accessible, you can find what is available to the public with this handy guide from U.W. law librarian Bonnie Shucha.