Legal Issues

American Samoa faces many complex legal issues on a regular basis. Many of these are historical, due to the unique political and cultural landscape of the territory, and full understanding goes far outside the black letter of the law. To assist with these issues, the Bar Association compiles issues pages to provide some key documents and background, to assist the public in understanding the legal world they live in.

 

Legal Issues Pages:

 

Constitutional Citizenship and the 14th Amendment