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Minnesota's Tribal Courts: The Basics

Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $10.00

Deadline to Register: February 18, 2016

Judge John Jacobson will discuss the history and legal framework of tribal court jurisdiction and procedure in Minnesota.

The Family Law Section membership will meet prior to the CLE at 9:30 a.m. 


Judge John Jacobson began his work in Indian Country in 1973 with the United States Department of the Interior, Office of the Solicitor. In that capacity, he advised and represented the Department with respect to Indian treaty rights and land claims questions throughout the Midwest. After ten years with the Office of the Solicitor, he entered private practice in 1983, founding the firm that became The Jacobson Law Group, P.C.

He is an adjunct professor at William Mitchell College of Law, teaching Indian Law, and is a frequent lecturer throughout the United States to lawyers and business organizations on the subject of Indian law and Indian gaming. He has served as a Judge on the Tribal Court of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux (Dakota) Community in Minnesota from 1988 to the present.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE credit applied for | Event Code: 215920


Section Member:  Free 
MSBA Member not in the section:  $5.00 
Non-Member:  $10.00 
Law Student:  Free

Remote Participation: 

Teleconferencing and webcasting are available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed to you  the day before the CLE.

Satellite locations  - if you would like to host a satellite location, please contact Jenn Brask at

*Please RSVP to the law office if you plan to attend and let them know when you will arrive.

Duluth/Esko- hosted by Peter Radosevich
*Cold pizza and beverages provided
Radosevich Law Office
3 Hwy 61 E
Esko, MN 55733
(218) 879-0008 
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Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy
Questions? Contact Sue Bores  | 612-278-6325

No sessions have been associated with this event.