Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma

Tribal Code:

At tribe's website. Legislative Research Center.

At NILL website. Table of Contents. (1993)

See NILL catalog records for print version of code. (1993)

Tribal Constitution:

At tribe's website.

At NILL website. Table of Contents. (2006)

See NILL catalog record for constitution. The NILL collection includes versions from 2006, 1975, and 1839.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At court website. Judicial Appeals Tribunal and Supreme Court Opinions.

At WestlawNext ($$$). Opinions of the Appeals Tribunal and the Supreme Court for the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, beginning with 1997. Database: CHRKEE-OK-CS.

At WestlawNext ($$$). Oklahoma Tribal Court Reports. Opinions issued by one of the CFR or tribal courts in Oklahoma, including the tribal courts, Courts of Indian Appeals, and Courts of Indian Offenses. Coverage begins with 1979. Database: OKTRIB-CS.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

At tribe's website. Attorney General opinions.

Contact Info

P. O. Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465

Tribal Court:

101 S. Muskogee Ave.
P.O. Box 1097
Tahlequah, Ok 74465
(918) 458-9440
FAX (918) 458-9572

Research Tools

United States Tribal Courts Directory. By A. Schwartz and M.J.B. Hunter.

Tiller's Guide to Indian Country: Economic Profiles of American Indian Reservations. Tiller Research, Inc. (see older version online at the Internet Archive)

Tribal Leaders Directory. (BIA)

Directories of Tribes and Alaska Native Villages. (NILL)

How to Build a Tribal Legal History. Indian Nation Archives