The decision in McGirt v. Oklahoma has far reaching applications. This seminar describes how McGirt’s endorsement of textualism over policy-driven judging opens up doors for tribal interests to aggressively assert tribal rights in areas of reservation boundaries litigation, federal statutes of general applicability, and inherent tribal powers.
Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Professor of Law & Director of the Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Doreen McPaul, Attorney General, Navajo Nation; President, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
Virjinya Torrez, Assistant Attorney General, Pascua Yaqui Tribe; Secretary, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
|McGirtAndItsImpactOnTribalRightsManual.pdf (6 MB)||32 Pages||Available after Purchase|