Southern Ute Indian Tribe of the Southern Ute Reservation, Colorado
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Tribal Code:

At NILL website. Table of Contents.

See NILL catalog record for the code.

Tribal Constitution:

At Oklahoma University Law Center's website. (Amended 1975). According to tribe's website, the constitution was also amended in 1991.

At NILL website. Table of Contents (1975).

See NILL catalog records for the constitution and corporate charter.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Code Publishing website. Northwest Intertribal Court System. Tribal Court Appellate Opinions.

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 1989-1992, 1994-1997. See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. (Abbreviations: S. Ute Tr. Ct.; S. Ute Tr. Ct. App.; S.W. Intertr. Ct. App.)

At Southwest Intertribal Court of Appeals / SWITCA Reporter. 1990-.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

383 Ute Road, Bldg. 1
Ignacio, CO 81137-0315
P.O. Box 315
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: 970-563-4511
Fax: 970-563-9321

Tribal Court:
149 County Road 517
Ignacio, CO 81137
PO Box 737 (18)
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: 970-563-0240
Fax: 970-563-0241

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