Federal Indian Law   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 School of Law Bulletin (Archived Copy)

LAWS 838 - Federal Indian Law

Credits: 3

This seminar explores the basic legal principles that govern the relationship between American Indian tribes, the federal government, and the state governments. Topics covered will include jurisdictional issues arising between those governments, the source and scope of Indian sovereignty, and the recognition and enforcement of Indian land and treaty rights.

Prerequisites: None

Note: This course satisfies the perspective course requirement.

Basis of Grade: Exam

Form of Grade: Letter Grade