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Federal Court Enjoins Muscogee Prosecution of Tribal Members for Theft

Here are the materials in Fife v. Moore (E.D. Okla.):

20110422 Order

Fife PI Motion

Moore Motion to Dismiss

Fife Response

The court concluded that the Muscogee District Court had no jurisdiction to prosecute tribal members for theft against the tribal government because the crime did not occur in Indian country (which until recently would have been considered preposterous). 55 more words

Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher