Oklahoma Bar Journal

April 2024 | Indian Law


The Last True People’s Court: Oklahoma’s Tribal Courts as an Access to Justice
By Robert Don Gifford

The Unfortunate Path: The History Leading to the Indian Child Welfare Act
By J. Renley Dennis

Bridging the Gap: A Systematic Guide to Tribal Code Drafting
By Chloe M. Moyer

Fractionation or Consolidation? The Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations (2012-2022)
By Conor P. Cleary

Examining the Implications of Lac du Flamb eau Band of Lake Superior Chipp ewa Indians v. Coughlin: How are Tribal Business Enterprises Impacted Under the Bankruptcy Code?
By Mark A. Craige, Logan Hibbs and Michael McBride III

Farm Bill Implications in Indian Country
By Carly Griffith Hotvedt, Kelli Case and Mallory Moore

The Model Tribal Energy Code: Energy Sovereignty for Native American Nations
By Dr. Greg Guedel and Philip H. Viles Jr.


Annual Meeting

Legislative Monitoring Committee | OBA Day at the Capitol and Legislative Session Updates
By Shanda McKenney

Law Day 2024

Mock Trial 

OBA Leadership Academy

Milestone Member Anniversaries

Proposed Changes to the Oklahoma Rules of Professional Conduct: Member Comment Requested

From the President | Law Day
By Miles Pringle

From the Executive Director | Embracing Bar Leadership
By Janet Johnson

Law Practice Tips | AI Takes Center Stage at ABA TECHSHOW 2024
By Jim Calloway and Julie Bays

Ethics & Professional Responsibility | Advertising: The Basics
By Richard Stevens

Bar Foundation News | Oklahoma Bar Foundation Supports Justice, Education and Hope
By Rachael Van Horn

Young Lawyers Division | Embracing Innovation: The Intersection of AI, Young Lawyers and Legal Practice
By Laura R. Talbert

The Back Page | The Greatest Time to Practice Law in Indian Country
By Robert Don Gifford