THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL
The Judicial Council was established pursuant to section 11 of the Constitution of the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council. The Judicial Council is composed of three judges, including one elder, appointed by the Elders Council. The appointments of judges to the Judicial Council are for a term of five years.
The powers and responsibilities of the Judicial Council are described in the Constitution of the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, the Elections Act (Ta’an Kwäch’än Council) and the Government Administration and Interpretation Act. The official way of the operations and business of the Judicial Council is set out in the Rules of Procedure for the Judicial Council.
Current Judicial Council Appointments
Michael Dougherty, Judge
Barbara A. Evans, Judge
Darla Jean Lindstrom, Judge