Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation
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Also known as: Bitterroot Salish, the Pend d'Oreille, and the Kootenai tribes

Tribal Code:

At tribe's website. See Judicial tab --> CSKT Laws Codified.

At NILL website. Table of Contents.

See NILL catalog records for code.


Tribal Constitution:

At tribe's website.

At NILL website. Table of Contents.

At Library of Congress website (1935).
At University of Oklahoma website (1935).

See NILL catalog record for constitution.


Tribal Court Opinions:

At tribe's website. See Judicial Tab --> Appellate Court.

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

At Casemaker ($$$).  Selected opinions of the Appellate Court of the Confederated Salish And Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation. 1990-1991.

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 1983, 1987-1989, 1990, 1992, 1995-2005, 2007. See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. (Abbreviations: C.S.&K.T. Ct. App.; C.S. & K. Tr. Ct.; C.S.&K. Tr. Ct.; Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes Ct. App.; Confederated Salish & Kootenai Ct. App.; Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Ct. App.; C.S. & K. Shoreline Protection Bd.)

At LexisNexis ($$$). 1989-2003.

At Westlaw ($$$). American Tribal Law Reporter. Opinions issued by the tribal, appeals or supreme courts of American tribes, including Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. 1997-.

At Westlaw ($$$). Database: CSKT-CS. Opinions of the Court of Appeals of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. 1997-.


Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

www.cskt.org

42487 Complex Blvd.
PO Box 278
Pablo, Montana 59855
406-675-2700


Tribal Court:

www.cskt.org/gov/court.htm

PO Box 278
Pablo, Montana 59855

406-675-2700 ext. 1110

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