Jun 30 • 55M

Supreme Court Narrows 2020 Ruling on Tribal Lands

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Advisory Opinions is a new podcast from The Dispatch. Hosts David French and Sarah Isgur have a weekly conversation about the law, culture, and why it matters.
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On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled that Oklahoma state authorities can prosecute non-Indians who commit crimes against Indians on Indian reservations. Narrowing its 2020 decision in McGirt v. Oklahoma. David and Sarah then debate the case for prosecuting Donald Trump after this week’s surprise January 6 hearing. They also look at a surprising death penalty decision from last week.

Show Notes:

-Torres v. Texas Department of Public Safety

-Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta

-French Press: “The Case for Prosecuting Donald Trump Just Got Much Stronger”

-Nance v. Ward