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ARTICLE VII – SOVEREIGN IMMUNITY
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Section 1. Suits Against the Tribe in Tribal Courts. The tribe shall be subject to suit for declaratory and injunctive relief in tribal courts by persons subject to tribal jurisdiction for the purpose of enforcing rights and duties established by this constitution, by the ordinances of the tribe, and by the Indian Civil Rights Act, 25 U.S.C. Sections 1301 and 1302.

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Section 2. Immunity of Tribal Council Members and Employees. The members of the tribal council and employees acting within the scope of their authority or employment shall be personally immune from suit, and said personal immunity shall extend beyond their term of office for actions occurring during said term.

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Section 3. Immunity of Tribe from Suit. Except as provided above, the tribe does not waive any right which it has to immunity from suit in the courts of the tribe, the United States or of any state, unless the waiver is expressly authorized by a majority of the tribal council in writing.

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