M. Alexander Pearl

Texas Tech University School of Law

Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Water Law

1802 Hartford

Lubbock, TX 79409

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Tragedy of the Vital Commons

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 120 (240,324)

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Property law, Property theory, Tragedy of the Commons, Common Pool Resources, Informal Norms, Law and Economics, Law and Society, Water Rights, Groundwater, Environmental Law

2.

Originalism and Indians

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 269, 2018
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Feb 2019
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 116 (246,491)

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Indian Law, Indigenous peoples, Constitutional Law, Originalism, Gorsuch

3.

Tribute to Elouise Cobell

Public Land & Resources Law Review, Vol. 33, 2012, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-20
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Dennis Gingold and M. Alexander Pearl
Gingold Guilder LLP and Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 105 (264,365)

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Federal Indian Law, Indian Law, American Indian Law, Individual Indian Money (IIM), IIM Trust, trust funds, Cobell v. Salazar, Elouise Cobell, class action lawsuit, tribal lands, Indian trust beneficiaries, settlement, Claims Resolution Act of 2010 (CRA), Trust Administration Class claims

4.

How to Be an Authentic Indian

California Law Review Circuit, Vol. 5, November 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
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Indian law, trademark, intellecutal property, satire, Native American, American Indian, football, mascots

5.

Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, and the Global Climate Crisis

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 713, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Feb 2019
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
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Indigenous Peoples, Climate Change, Human Rights, Climate Refugees

6.

Criminal Justice in Indian Country

American Indian Law Review, vol. 38, No. 2, 2014, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-23
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 59 (370,801)

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Indian Law, American Indian Law, Federal Indian Law, Public Law 280, California, Indian Country, Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 (TLOA), criminal jurisdiction, Heeding Frickey, criminal justice, Indian tribes, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

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The (Next) Big Short: Prediction, Narrative, and Law in the Climate Crisis

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jun 2017
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 57 (377,068)

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Climate Change, Statistics, Black Swan, Environmental Law, Prediction, Probability, Narratively and Policy

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Honoring Sovereignty: Aiding Tribal Efforts to Protect Native American Women from Domestic Violence

California Law Review, Vol. 96, No. 1, 2008, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Rebecca A. Hart and M. Alexander Pearl
Provide, Inc. and Texas Tech University School of Law
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domestic violence, tribal sovereignty, remedies, federal Indian law, Indian law, American Indian law, Violence Against Women Act of 2005 (VAWA), Major Crimes Act (MCA), General Crimes Act (GCA), Public Law 280 (P.L. 280), tribal codes, tribal courts, peacemakers courts, Oliphant

9.

Redskins: The Property Right to Racism

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2017
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
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Redskins, In Re Tam, Trademark, Disparagement, Mascots, Federal Indian Law, Intellectual Property

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Of 'Texans' and 'Custers': Maximizing Welfare and Efficiency Through Informal Norms

Roger Williams University Law Review, 2014, Forthcoming, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-24
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 49 (403,612)

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Federal Indian Law, Indian Law, American Indian Law, Coase Theorem, informal norms, Close-Knit Communities, Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 (TLOA), Ex parte Crow Dog, criminal law, Indian country, criminal jurisdiction, tribal jurisdiction, Public Law 280, tribal courts

11.

Indigenizing Equality

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
M. Alexander Pearl and Kyle Velte
Texas Tech University School of Law and University of Kansas - School of Law
Downloads 44 (421,894)

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LGBTQ, marriage equality, Obergefell, Federal Indian Law, tribal sovereignty

12.

Paint Chip Indians

Unbound: Harvard Journal of the Legal Left, Vol. 9, 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2016
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 42 (429,514)

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Native American, Race, Federal Indian Law, Critical Race Theory