Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
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Also known as: Kul Wicasa Oyate (lower people)

Tribal Code:

See NILL catalog records for the tribal code.

Tribal Constitution:

At tribe's website.

At South Dakota Tribal Government Relations website.

At University of Oklahoma Law Library website.

See NILL catalog record for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 1983. See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. (Abbreviations: Lwr. Br. Sx. Tr. Ct., Intertr. Ct. App.)

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info


187 Oyate Circle
Lower Brule, SD 57548
(FAX) 605-473-5606

Tribal Court:


PO Box 122
Lower Brule, SD 57548
(FAX) 605-473-0619

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