KEWEENAW BAY INDIAN COMMUNITY
KEWEENAW BAY TRIBAL COURT
BARAGA, MICHIGAN 49908
-VS- ) FILE NO. ________________
COMPLAINT FOR DIVORCE
NOW comes ____________________________ Plaintiff herein, by
and for a cause of action, and in complaint against Defendant ____
__________________________, states unto the Court as follows,
1. That the Plaintiff resides at ___________________________
_____________________________. ____________________ is a member
the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community or other Indian Community ______
2. That Defendant ______________________________ currently
resides at ___________________________________. _________________
has resided within the exterior boundaries of the L'Anse Federal
Indian Reservation for a period in excess of 180 days immediately
preceding the filing of this complaint.
3. That the Plaintiff and Defendant have lived and cohabited
together as husband and wife until on or about __________________.
4. That the Plaintiff and Defendant were married on ________
_____________________, in ________________________________________
Date married City State
Person who married you
5. That the name of _________________________ prior to said
marriage was ___________________________________.
6. That during the term of marriage between the parties,
______ children were born, to wit: ______________________________
Number Names and birth dates of
children born of marriage.
7. That there has been a breakdown of the marriage
relationship to the extent that the objects of matrimony have been
destroyed and there remains no reasonable likelihood that the
marriage can be preserved.
8. That during the time the said Plaintiff and Defendant
lived and cohabited together as husband and wife, they have
acquired the following property and possessions. (Attach List)
WHEREFORE, and for all of the above reasons, your Plaintiff
prays that Judgement be entered on _____ behalf granting the
A. That the Tribal Court enter a judgement dissolving the
bonds of matrimony between the parties.
B. That the Court may adjudge a division and settlement of
all rights in the property of the parties.
C. That the Court may award custody of the minor children
born of the marriage, together with reasonable support therefore,
I declare that the statements above are true to the best of
information, knowledge, or belief and understand that a knowingly
false declaration is a contempt of court.
STATE OF MICHIGAN
COUNTY OF _________________
Subscribed and sworn to before me this ____ day of________________
Notary Public, My Comm. Expires: