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Tribal Court Hours have been Reduced
We will post our hours on a weekly basis
Tribal Court Hours for the week of February 19th to 23rd
Monday President's Day - Court is Closed
Wednesday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm
UMASS Law School is Sponsoring A Legal Clinic
February 5th, 12th, 26th
1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Clinic can help you with:
Developing a Case
Contact Ray Yox for an Appointment at 508-775-7020 ext 2011 or 774-488-5940
DOJ CTAS Grant Awarded
In 2015 the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Court was awarded a DOJ CTAS (Department of Justice Coorodinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation) grant to develop codes for the Mashpee Wampanoag Nation. It is a three year grant for $290,078.00.
HHS TCIP Grant Awarded in 2015
In 2015 the Mashpee WampanoagTribal Court was also awarded a HHS TCIP (Health and Human Services Tribal Court Improvement Project) grant to improve court processes for child welfare cases. It is a three year grant for $300,000.00.
ANA; SEDS Grant Awarded in 2014
In 2014 the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Court was awarded a two year ANA; SEDS (Administration for Native Americans) Grant to fully develop and implement a Peacemaking Court. This will allow more structure, information and training to be completed and ensure the success of this program. Peacemakers will be guiding our people back to balance using tribal cultural values and tradition to help our people communicate.