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Robert "Tim" Coulter will discuss "The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples"

Alumni are invited to an upcoming Anne Marie Fairbanks (Williams) Indigenous Law Forum at Hamline University School of Law on April 22 at 7 p.m., which will feature Robert "Tim" Coulter on the topic "The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: A Turning Point."

Coulter is an attorney who practices in the fields of Indian law and international human rights.  He is the founder and Executive Director of the Indian Law Resource Center in Helena, Montana and Washington, DC.  The Center provides legal assistance for indigenous peoples throughout the Americas.  He is an enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation and a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation.

The Anne Marie Fairbanks (Williams) Indigenous Law Forum at Hamline University School of Law is established and supported by Marilyn and Ron Mitsch. The Forum focuses on legal issues facing indigenous peoples, and will include Tribal Court Arguments, International Indigenous Law presentations and Tribal Law Forums.

For more information, please contact Professor Mary Jo Hunter, Hamline University School of Law, at 651-523-2077 or mhunter@hamline.edu