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American Indian Law Research Guide

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Hopi Sand Painting
Hopi Sand Painting 1901-1903. Source: Fieldiana: Anthropology,Volume 3, Pl.XLII. Public Domain

This guide covers federal, tribal, and state (primarily Minnesota) law-related resources. Use this guide to locate: secondary sources (books, articles, and, news) and primary sources (treaties, case law, statutes and agency rules, and decisions).  Links to additional selected research guides & bibliographies are provided.  Selected links are also provided to bar and law student associations, public and private research institutes, and centers, and Native American advocacy organizations.  A separate section devoted to the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and its aftermath provides links to recommended resources for research.

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