Pawnee Tribe of Oklahoma, Law and Order Code

Updated: 2005

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Table of Contents

Title I - Tribal Courts

Title II - Appellate Procedure

Chapter 1 - Appeals From Judgments and Orders of the Tribal Court
Chapter 2 - Extraordinary Writs
Chapter 3 - Habeas Corpus; Proceedings in Forma Pauperis
Chapter 4 - General Provisions
Attorney Rules

Title III - Civil Procedure

General Provisions
Chapter 1 - Commencement of Action: Pleadings, Motions and Orders
Chapter 2 - Process, Summons, Filing of Pleadings and Other Papers
Chapter 3 - Parties
Chapter 4 - Depositions and Discovery
Chapter 5 - Witnesses
Chapter 6 - Jurors
Chapter 7 - Trials
Chapter 8 - Provisional and Final Remedies and Special Proceedings
Chapter 9 - Judgment
Chapter 10 - Limitation of Actions
Chapter 11 - Family Relations
Chapter 12 - Forcible Entry and Detainer
Chapter 13 - Habeas Corpus
Chapter 14 - Mandamus
Chapter 15 - Quo Warranto
Chapter 16 - Small Claims Procedure

Title IV - Evidence

Chapter 1 - General Provisions
Chapter 2 - Judicial Notice
Chapter 3 - Presumptions
Chapter 4 - Relevancy and Its Limits
Chapter 5 - Privileges
Chapter 6 - Witnesses
Chapter 7 - Opinions and Expert Testimony
Chapter 8 - Hearsay
Chapter 9 - Authentication and Identification
Chapter 10 - Contents of Writing, Recordings, and Photographs
Chapter 11 - Miscellaneous Rules

Title V - Criminal Procedure

Chapter 1 - Preliminary Provisions
Chapter 2 - Proceedings Before Trial
Chapter 3 - Trial
Chapter 4 - Judgment and Sentence
Chapter 5 - Appeal
Chapter 6 - Other Provisions
Chapter 7 - Bail

Title VI - Criminal offenses

Chapter 1 - Crimes Against Property
Chapter 2 - Crimes Against Persons
Chapter 3 - Inchoate Crimes
Chapter 4 - Crimes Against Public Justice
Chapter 5 - Crimes Against Public Health, Safety, and Welfare
Chapter 6 - Traffic offenses

Title VII - Juvenile Procedure

Chapter 1 - General Provisions
Chapter 2 - Emergency Custody
Chapter 3 - Adjudication
Chapter 4 - Disposition
Chapter 5 - Child Abuse
Chapter 6 - Developing Foster Care Homes
Chapter 7 - Adoptions

Title VIII - Election Ordinance

Title IX - Enrollment Ordinance