Elder Court

The Tulalip Tribe has instituted a remarkable program where tribal elders intervene to help young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 with pending criminal cases.  Every tribe should be experimenting with such a plan, as it directly addresses the serious problem of young Indians ending up permanently on the wrong side of the law and without hope.

Published in: on December 10, 2008 at 2:05 pm  Comments (1)  
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  1. We have much to learn from the elders and this program.

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