Kathryn E Fort

Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law

Staff Attorney

318 Law College Building

East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

The (In)Equities of Federal Indian Law

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-24 , The Federal Lawyer, Vol. 54, No. 32
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2007
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 273 (87,962)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Indian, tribe, land claim, equity, laches

2.

Disruption and Impossibility: New Laches and the Unfortunate Resolution of the Iroquois Land Claims in Federal Court

11 Wyoming Law Review 375 , 2011, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-03
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 213 (108,739)

Abstract:

Federal Indian Law, Laches, Land Claims

3.

Advising - and Suing - Tribal Officials: On the Scope of Tribal Official Immunity

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2009
Matthew L. M. Fletcher and Kathryn E Fort
Michigan State University College of Law and Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 175 (132,801)

Abstract:

tribal official immunity, Ex parte Young, official immunity

4.

The Vanishing Indian Returns: Tribes, Popular Originalism, and the Supreme Court

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 297, 2013, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2013
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 171 (124,921)
Citation 1

Abstract:

federal Indian law, legal history, Vanishing Indian stereotype, originalism

5.

The Cherokee Conundrum: California Courts and the Indian Child Welfare Act

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-07
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 145 (161,824)

Abstract:

Indian Child Welfare Act, Cherokee Nation, Family Law

6.

The New Laches: Creating Title Where None Existed

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-15, 16 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 357 (Winter, 2009)
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 131 (173,205)
Citation 1

Abstract:

federal Indian law, laches, land claims, sovereign immunity

7.

Waves of Education: Tribal-State Court Cooperation and the Indian Child Welfare Act

47 Tulsa L. Rev. 529, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2012
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 124 (175,217)

Abstract:

Indian Child Welfare Act, Michigan, Tribal Courts, State Courts, Tribal/State Court Forum

8.

Indian Country Law Enforcement and Cooperative Public Safety Agreements

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 89, p. 42, February 2010, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-02
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Feb 2010
Michigan State University College of Law, Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law and Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 116 (189,374)

Abstract:

Indian Country, tribal criminal jurisdiction, intergovernmental agreements

9.

Observing Change: The Indian Child Welfare Act and State Courts

New York State Bar Association Family Law Review, Spring 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Oct 2014
Kathryn E Fort
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 105 (166,508)

Abstract:

Indian Child Welfare Act, QUICWA, child welfare, abuse and neglect

10.

The Invisible Families: Child Welfare and American Indian Active Duty Servicemembers and Veterans

The Federal Lawyer, March/April 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
Kathryn E Fort and Peter S. Vicaire
Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law and VA - Office of Tribal Government Relations
Downloads 48 (275,284)

Abstract:

Indian Child Welfare Act, military, veterans, child welfare, courts

11.

Tribal Disruption and Labor Relations

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-2
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2014
Michigan State University College of Law, Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law and Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 45 (279,704)
Citation 1

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12.

Tribal Disruption and Indian Claims

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 112, 2014, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-26
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Michigan State University College of Law, Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Natural Resources & Environment
Downloads 41 (339,748)

Abstract:

tribal disruption theory, Onondaga Nation v. New York, Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe v. Granholm, United States v. Michigan, Indian treaty rights, equitable defenses, new laches

13.

Indian Children and Their Guardians Ad Litem

95 Boston University Law Review Annex 59 (2013), MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-19
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Matthew L. M. Fletcher and Kathryn E Fort
Michigan State University College of Law and Indigenous Law & Policy Center, Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 27 (372,885)

Abstract:

Indian Child Welfare Act, guardians ad litem, Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, Supreme Court, family law, adoption law