Karuk Judicial 

Due to budget restraints the Karuk Tribal Court

 is accessible by appointment only.

To schedule a date and time to file a motion, modification or new petition with the Tribal Court call:

 1-800-505-2785 Ext: 6503 or (530)-841-3143 Ext:6  

April Attebury-Administrator

Fax: 530-842-4889

                                                                           Mailing Address: P.O.Box 629, Yreka, California 96097


“The mission of the Karuk Judicial System is to restore and preserve traditional methods of resolving disputes between and among Tribal citizens to provide equality, justice, safety and security for all Tribal citizens and to all people within the Karuk Tribe Jurisdiction.”


Click here to view the Tribal Court Ordinance

Click here to view the Karuk Children and Family Code Title I: Children And Youth in Need of Care

Click here to view  the Karuk Children and Family Code Title II: Family Relations

Click here to view the Rules of Court

(Currently there is a $75.00 fee to file a Petition. The Karuk Tribal Court does not offer a fee waiver program.)


Click here to view the Karuk Legal Access Center Guidelines

Click here to view the Karuk Legal Access Center Policies and Procedures

(Currently there is a $10.00 fee for "Self-Help"/packet-document copying services at the Karuk Legal Access Center. The Fee is waived for those seeking a Domestic Violence Protection Order and or services.)


 In accordance with the Children and Family Code, Title II,  parties in a custody dispute case will be referred to mediation(unless there is domestic violence involved) and are responsible for the costs of the mediation services.

On line Documents can be found at: http://www.nctcc.org and http://www.courts.ca.gov/12568.htm

ALL ICWA notices for the Karuk Tribe are to be routed ATTENTION:  Karuk ICWA Unit. The correct mailing address is 1519 South Oregon Street, Yreka, CA 96097.  ICWA NOTICES DO NOT GO TO THE KARUK JUDICIAL


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