Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
ARGUED: Stephen J. Spurr , Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, for Appellant. David A. Giampetroni , KANJI & KATZEN, PLLC, Ann Arbor, Michigan, for Appellees. ON BRIEF: Stephen J. Spurr , Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, for Appellant. David A. Giampetroni , KANJI & KATZEN, PLLC, Ann Arbor, Michigan, William Brooks , NOTTAWASEPPI HURON BAND OF THE POTAWATOMI, Fulton, Michigan, for Appellees.
Before: DAUGHTREY, COOK, and GRIFFIN, Circuit Judges.
COOK, Circuit Judge.
Most family spats end long before a court gets involved. This one did not, however, and an Indian tribal court eventually issued a protection order against Joy Spurr, the stepmother of a tribal member. But our review involves no probing of the facts, just a pure question of law: Does a tribal court have jurisdiction...
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