Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne

Mercer University School of Law

Associate Professor of Law

1021 Georgia Avenue

Macon, GA 31207

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

5

DOWNLOADS

308

CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

One Step Forward, Two Giant Steps Back: How the ‘Existing Indian Family’ Exception (Re)Imposes Anglo American Legal Values on American Indian Tribes to the Detriment of Cultural Autonomy

American Indian Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 329, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne
Mercer University School of Law
Downloads 88 (223,179)

Abstract:

2.

Tangled Up in Knots: How Continued Federal Jurisdiction Over Sexual Predators on Indian Reservations Hobbles Effective Law Enforcement to the Detriment of Indian Women

New Mexico Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 239, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne
Mercer University School of Law
Downloads 77 (253,485)

Abstract:

Indian, reservation, crime, jurisdiction, local policing, women, sexual assault

3.

The Seven Virtues of Appellate Brief Writing: An Update from the Bench

Southwestern University Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 221, 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Harry Pregerson and Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Mercer University School of Law
Downloads 57 (280,065)

Abstract:

Legal writing, appellate advocacy, brief writing

4.

Contested Objects, Contested Meanings: Native American Grave Protection Laws and the Interpretation of Culture

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 35, 2002
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne
Mercer University School of Law
Downloads 39 (319,689)
Citation 1

Abstract:

5.

If You Build it, They Will Come: Preserving Tribal Sovereignty in the Face of Indian Casinos and the New Premium on Tribal Membership

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 311, 2010
Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Suzianne D. Painter-Thorne
Mercer University School of Law

Abstract:

Indian, Tribes, Gaming, Sovereignty, Culture, Membership