Grand Portage Band of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, Minnesota
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Also known as: Gi-Chi-Oni-Ga-Ming

See also: Minnesota Chippewa Tribe

Tribal Code:

At Minnesota Indian Bar Association (MAIBA)'s website. Judicial code.

At EPA website. Water quality standards.

See NILL catalog record for the code.

Tribal Constitution:

The band uses the Minnesota Chippewa Tribal Constitution.

At Minnesota Chippewa Tribe's website.

At NILL website. (Minnesota Chippewa Tribal Constitution)

See NILL catalog record for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 2001. One case available: Grand Portage Band of Chippewa, et al. v. Melby, No. 99-002 (Grand Portage Band of Chippewa Ct. App., Feb. 3, 2001) (28 ILR 6156). See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR.

See Minnesota Chippewa Tribe page for opinions from other bands.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

Grand Portage Reservation Tribal Council
P.O. Box 428
Grand Portage, MN 55605
Phone: 218-475-2277
Fax: 218-475-2284

Tribal Court:

P.O. Box 89
Gettysburg, SD 57442
Phone: 605-200-1066
Fax: 605-964-7299

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