Eighth Circuit Decides Tribes Do Not Have Jurisdiction Over Public Schools

From Turtle Talk, here.

In both cases, the court concluded that the tribal courts did not have jurisdiction over tort claims brought against public schools in tribal court.

Here is the opinion in Belcourt Public School District v. Davis. Briefs are here.

Here is the opinion in Fort Yates Public School District No. 4 v. Murphy. Briefs are here.

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