McGirt and Its Impact on Tribal Rights
Co-Sponsored by the State Bar of Arizona and the State Bar's Indian Law Section
January 20, 2021, 12:00-1:00 MST
1.0 Total CLE Unit (No Ethics nor Specialization Credit)
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 Fletcher, MSU Professor of Law & Director of the Indigenous Law & Policy Center
Chairpersons:Doreen McPaul, Attorney General, Navajo Nation; President, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
Virjinya Torrez, Assistant Attorney General, Pascua Yaqui Tribe
Register here: https://azbar.inreachce.com/Details/Information/73d2788f-aaa7-450c-9d1d-2a4c1dc60678
TICA is a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization created to provide resources and networking opportunities to assist tribal in-house practitioners.