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Anthony Broadman


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Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Roundup

Continuing Indian Country Today Media Network’s periodic roundup of court cases relevant to Indian country decided in the Ninth Circuit, we examine several new federal circuit court of appeals decisions from the West. Tribal Exhaustion Compelled, but Montana Exception Further Questioned Nearly 30 years ago, in Montana v. United States, U.S....

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Roundup

Continuing Indian Country Today Media Network’s periodic roundup of court cases relevant to Indian country within the Ninth Circuit, we examine one new federal circuit court of appeals decision as well as a few district court decisions that may find their way up to the appellate level. Lack Of Self-Identity...

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Tribal Libel: Defamation Law in Indian Country

People slander each other everywhere—without regard for territorial boundaries. But the legal treatment of such speech differs drastically depending on whether tribal or non-tribal laws apply. Tribal courts sometimes treat reputational torts like slander and libel, structurally, like their non-tribal counterparts, generally requiring proof of fault, and...