Training to Enhance Tribal Judicial Practices Training - February 20th - 21st, 2018

This course will present an overview of Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) for offenses committed by non-Tribal individuals on Tribal lands. Tribal Court jurisdiction to issue and enforce protective orders against non-Indians for exclusion from Indian land and state registry of protective orders. Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA) and enhanced sentencing penalties provisions associated with same and Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). Review of tribal, federal and state statutes, codes, ordinances and sentencing authorities.

Who should attend?  Tribal and State Court Judges, Court Administrators or Court Clerks, Prosecutors, Public Defenders, Chief of Police and Police Officers, and State Officials.