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At last, Indian law made simple

Given all its complex jurisdictional issues, Indian law can be baffling stuff. With 568 federally recognized tribes in the country, 426 tribal courts and 400 different treaties, there is no shortage of variables to muddy the issues. Appearing with a ...

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Five honored for pro bono work

Walter Mondale (Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)

Virtue may be its own reward, but we can all agree that it’s also kind of nice when some eminence — say, a former vice president of the United States — takes note of one’s good deeds. On Friday afternoon ...

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Drug courts, young and older

The entrenchment of drug courts into the Minnesota legal landscape is marked this week by two anniversaries.  One was the first anniversary of the Eighth Judicial District Drug Court which serves Chippewa, Grant, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Stevens, Swift and Traverse County.  ...

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