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Obstruction of Justice

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) 2022 (25 U.S. Code §1304 (a)defines the term "obstruction of justice" to mean any violation of the criminal law of the Indian tribe that has jurisdiction over the Indian country where the violation occurs that involves interfering with the administration or due process of the laws of the Indian tribe, including any tribal criminal proceeding or investigation of a crime.


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