Current news and information about the Judicial Branch of Government and the courts.
Tribal Court Hours for January 7th, 2019 to January 11th, 2019
Monday........... 9am - 3pm
Tuesday...........9am - 4:45pm
Wednesday........9am - 4:30pm
Friday.....12noon - 2:30pm
UMASS Law School is Sponsoring A FREE Legal Clinic
Starting January 17th, 2019 hours 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Clinic can help you with:
Developing a Case
Contact Attorney Ray Yox at 508-775-7020 ext #2011 or
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.