Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada
Listen to the pronunciation

Also known as: The Western Band of the Western Bands of the Shoshone Nation of Indians

Please note that leadership of this tribe is under dispute. The information below is not official. Please contact the tribe directly if you need further information.

Tribal Code:

At tribe's website. Selected ordinances.

At NILL website. Table of Contents for the above ordinances only.

See NILL catalog record for ordinances.

Tribal Constitution:

At tribe's website. (1970)

At NILL website. Table of contents only.

See NILL catalog record for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

From Indian Law Reporter (not available online). Select cases under Inter-Tribal Court of Appeals of Nevada (1994 - present).See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. Search tip: search for Inter-Tribal, Inter-Tr., and Intertr.

At WestlawNext ($$$). Opinions of the Inter-Tribal Court of Appeals of Nevada beginning with 1997. Database: ITCN-CS.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info
200 S. Virginia St., 8th Floor
Reno, NV 89501
111 Sioux Street
Winnemucca, NV 89445

Tribal Court:
Intertribal Council of Nevada

680 Greenbrae Dr., Suite 280
Sparks, Nevada 89431
(775) 355-0600
FAX (775) 355-0648

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