Pratt Responds to Jurisdiction of Courts in Various Crimes

Pratt Responds to Jurisdiction of Courts in Various Crimes
Date: 
May 8, 1888

Richard Henry Pratt responds to an Office of Indian Affairs letter concerning jurisdiction of the Courts over the case of Etahdlueh Doanmoe. Pratt references Section 9 of the Act approved in March 3, 1885 regarding jurisdiction. Pratt advocates for firmer discipline in punishing crimes.

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National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 462, 1888-#12163