Classroom Clip: Taos Proctor and Tribal Court

Clip: Season 30 Episode 11 | 4m 33s

Judge Abby Abinanti explains that tribes need to create their own models for justice and healing because state court methods are ineffective in a tribal setting. We meet Taos Proctor, who in sharing his experience with drug use, shows that cultural understanding and shared community are essential to rehabilitation.

Aired: 08/21/17

Rating: NR

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