Tribal Court Advocacy Training
Tribal Legal Advocacy Series Webinar: The Indian Civil Rights Act
National American Indian Court Judges Association (NAICJA), in collaboration with the Center of Indigenous Research and Justice (CIRJ), is excited to announce the upcoming release of the Tribal Legal Advocacy Training Series on September 30, 2021. The release features a multi-part training series, including webinars, interactive virtual training modules, and podcasts covering the basics of tribal court advocacy. The training series is tailored for entry-level legal services attorneys either just starting out or those looking to bolster their tribal advocacy skills.
This webinar on The Indian Civil Rights Act (ICRA) for Tribal Criminal Defenders and Civil Legal Advocates, is presented by Ron Whitener, President of CIRJ. The webinar will give an overview of what ICRA is, its history, and the caselaw that has shaped ICRA into what it is today.