Hopi Tribe of Arizona
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Tribal Code:

At tribe's website.
At tribal court's website. Constitution, Code, Ordinances and Court Rules.

At NILL website.

See NILL catalog records for the tribal code.

Tribal Constitution:

At NILL website.

At the University of Oklahoma Law Library website. (1936)

See NILL catalog record for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At court website.

At Casemaker ($$$).  Selected opinions of the Appellate Court of the Hopi Tribe Hopi Jurisdiction Keanis Canyon, Arizona. 1981-2002.

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 1986-1987, 1989, 1994-1995, 1998-2000. See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. (Abbreviations: Hopi Child. Ct.; Hopi Ct. App.; Hopi Tr. Ct.; Hopi Tribe Ct. App.)

At LexisNexis ($$$). 1981, 1989-1991, 1995-2002.

At Versuslaw ($$$). 1981-.

At Westlaw ($$$). American Tribal Law Reporter. Opinions issued by the tribal, appeals or supreme courts of American tribes, including Hopi Tribe. 1997-.

At Westlaw ($$$). Database: HOPI-CS. Opinions of the Appellate Court of the Hopi Tribe. 1997-.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info


P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, Arizona 86039
(FAX) 928-734-3209

Tribal Court:

P.O. Box 156
Keams Canyon, AZ 86034


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