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Mission
The Judiciary shall have the power to interpret and apply the Constitution and the laws of the Ho-Chunk Nation. CONSTITUTION OF THE HO-CHUNK NATION Art. VII, § 4.  The Trial Court has original jurisdiction over all cases and controversies, both criminal and civil.

Vision
To develop and maintain a stable, capable and professional workforce that will support the Nation’s Judiciary branch as it grows to address Constitutional responsibilities and the justice system needs of the Nation.

 

The Ho-Chunk Nation Judicial Branch is currently having a new and improved website being developed to host the Supreme Court and Trial Court case summaries.

We are also developing a new and improved website. If you can't find what you're looking for, please contact the courts at 715-284-2722

Contact Information

Phone: 715-284-2722 | Fax: 715-284-3136 | Toll Free: 800-434-4070
Physical Address: W9598 Hwy 54 East | Black River Falls, WI 54615
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 70 | Black River Falls, WI 54615

Document Filing

Documents may be filed in-person or electronically by sending to courtfilings@ho-chunk.com

Documents filed or sent to any other email address will not be considered officially filed.

CLERK OF COURT AND STAFF ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE.

Legal questions should be directed to your attorney.

You may be eligible for legal services from Wisconsin Judicare, who can be contacted at (715) 842-1681 or (800) 472-1638 – Toll Free

Traditional Court

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Forrest Funmaker

Bear Clan

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Richard Mann

Warrior Clan

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Quentin Thundercloud

Thunder Clan

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Clarence Pettibone

Pidgeon Clan

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Wilfrid Cleveland

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James Greendeer

Deer Clan

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Francis Decorah

Native Amercian Church

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Dion Thompson

Eagle Clan

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Douglas Greengrass

Thunder Clan

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Chief Clayton Winneshiek

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Andrew Thundercloud III

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Wade Blackdeer

Deer Clan

Trial Court

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Hon. Jo Deen B. Lowe

Chief Judge
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Associate Judge Wendi A. Huling

Hon. Wendi A. Huling

Associate Judge 1

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Associate Judge Michelle M. Greendeer-Rave

Hon. Michelle Greendeer-Rave

Associate Judge 2

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