Mescalero Apache Tribe of the Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico
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Three sub tribes: Mescalero, Lipan, Chiricahua

Tribal Code:

At NILL website. Children's Code and selected ordinances. Table of Contents.

See NILL catalog records for the tribal code.

Tribal Constitution:

At tribe's website.

At NILL website. Table of Contents.

See NILL catalog record for the constitution and corporate charter.

Tribal Court Opinions:

Contact the court for assistance.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

107 Deer Tail Drive
PO Box 227
Mescalero, NM 88340

Tribal Court:

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