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What does ICRA stand for?

ICRA stands for Indian Civil Rights Act

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The article incorrectly states that the Indian Civil Rights Act of 1968 (ICRA) prohibits the use of the exclusionary rule in tribal courts.
39) However, three pieces of legislation and one Supreme Court decision have curtailed tribal governments' power to investigate and prosecute criminal offenses: (1) the Major Crimes Act of 1885, (40) (2) Public Law 280 of 1953, (41) (3) the Indian Civil Rights Act of 1968, (42) and (4) Oliphant v.
6) Two other legislative acts impacting tribal land are Public Law 280 and the Indian Civil Rights Act of 19682 Federal Enclaves Act In 1817, Congress passed the Federal Enclaves Act, which asserts federal criminal jurisdiction over non-Indians for crimes they commit on tribal land and over Native Americans for some offenses against non-Indians.
Duro appealed his misdemeanor conviction on the grounds that the Indian Civil Rights Act of 1968 prohibits tribes from prosecuting non-Indians.