Lanham ; Boulder ; New York ; London: Rowman & Littlefield, 
xvii, 631 pages ; 24 cm.
Tribal legal studies.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to American criminal law concepts Comparing tribal criminal law and American criminal law Using American criminal law to control American Indian Nations Traditional law today Introduction: what is criminal jurisdiction? Traditional criminal jurisdiction Limitations on tribal criminal jurisdiction imposed by the United States Exercising jurisdiction over crimes committed by non-Indians Criminal jurisdiction as defined by tribal courts Tribal criminal jurisdiction reform: the Tribal Law and Order Act and the Violence Against Women Act State and tribal court collaboration Overview of criminal laws: statutes and procedures The mental state A closer look at criminal elements Is helping a criminal act? preliminary crimes and accomplice liability Criminal defenses The burden of proof Rights of criminal defenders The law of arrest Interrogations and confessions: the right to remain silent Search and seizure The Exclusionary Rule: remedies for civil rights violations The right to an attorney/advocate Defendant rights at trial Victims' rights Sentencing: fines and incarceration Tribal restorative justice.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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