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Amendments to Marriage and Divorce Act postponed - Nation | The ...
The Star OnlineApril 6, 2017

PUTRAJAYA: The tabling of proposed amendments to the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 has been postponed.more »

Lawyer in the law library: Divorce and Custody
St. Helens ChronicleApril 12, 2017

A divorce and custody issues workshop is scheduled to take place from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12 at the Columbia County Law Library, located at 270 South First Street in St. Helens. The focus will be on custody, parenting plans and best interests ...more »

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Bill to shorten Louisiana's divorce 'cooling-off' period stirs debate ...
Houma CourierApril 23, 2017

The measure has reignited debate in the Louisiana Capitol over the state's role in family life.more »

Home India Why Evil Practice like Triple Talaq (Muslim Divorce) needs to be abolished...
http://www.newsgram.com/April 22, 2017

Rules of Islamic divorce such as 'Triple talaq' comes under Sharia Law but the question is- Is it in sync with the Islamic Law? There is a huge debate about the validity or existence of the practice under Islamic Law. This oral, out-of-court divorce is ...more »

Love legislation? Bill to chop Louisiana's divorce 'cooling-off' period stirs debate
The AdvocateApril 22, 2017

Now the Legislature is considering a softening of its traditional stance toward divorce — a measure that would undo a 2006 law that gave Louisiana one of the longest mandatory waiting periods in the country. If passed, the legislation would reduce the ...more »

Colonial divorce was not an unheard-of act
Cecil WhigApril 22, 2017

The Puritan New England colonies seem to have had the most liberal of divorce laws, which seems antithetical coming from a group of people so austere that they did not celebrate Christmas. However, marriage was viewed by them as a civil contract, and ...more »

Capitol Briefing: Here's the latest from the Louisiana Legislature
Houma CourierApril 22, 2017

Senate Bill 77 would also let fishermen take shad during the closed season and on weekends of the open season, which is prohibited under present law, though no more than 50 pounds of shad could be taken per day. The shad gill net could not exceed 150 ...more »

Capitol Briefing: Here's the latest from the Louisiana Legislature
Daily CometApril 22, 2017

A bill attempting to force perpetrators in divorce proceedings to pay all legal and court costs in cases stemming from domestic violence and to prioritize those hearings has been put off indefinitely. Bogalusa Democrat Malinda White's House Bill 123 ...more »

Goldberg Simpson, Bingham Greenebaum Doll and Seiller ...
Louisville Business FirstApril 21, 2017

Louisville Business First asked attorneys from the firms on the list a couple of questions on how they picked family law as their specialty, as well as a big ...more »

Conn. 'Collaborative' Seeks Shift in Dispute Resolution | Connecticut ...
Connecticut Law TribuneApril 20, 2017

A satisfying expression for litigants may be 'see you in court,' but seasoned attorneys and judges will acknowledge some matters are better resolved before t...more »

Owasso attorney publishes new book on divorce in Oklahoma
Tulsa WorldApril 20, 2017

Antinoro's paperback covers a variety of topics across 16 chapters, including coping with stress, attorney fees and costs, mediation and negotiation, domestic violence, child support and custody, division of property, the appeals process, and more.more »

Texas Bill Targets No-Fault Divorce
Church MilitantApril 20, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (ChurchMilitant.com) - A bill in the Texas legislature is moving forward that would roll back one of the most disastrous laws of the past 50 years. If passed, Texas House Bill 93 will remove the possibility of unilateral, no-fault divorce ...more »

Free legal advice to be offered at Law Day
goskagit.comApril 20, 2017

The event, which will run from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Skagit Station, will have lawyers available to offer free advice and consultation regarding bankruptcy, debt collection, child custody, immigration, criminal law and other areas of law. There will ...more »

Proposal would shorten divorce wait for parents | Minden Press-Herald
Minden Press-HeraldApril 19, 2017

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana lawmakers are considering whether to shorten the wait to six months for a no-fault divorce when the married couple has children ...more »

Conspiracy to divorce - finding fault then and now
Lexology (registration)April 19, 2017

Family lawyers currently aim to minimise the animosity caused by English fault-based divorce law by agreeing the wording of “unreasonable behaviour” petitions with the other party before they are filed at court. We want to reduce conflict and give our ...more »

Proposal would speed divorce process in La.
Houma CourierApril 18, 2017

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana lawmakers are considering whether to shorten the wait to six months for a no-fault divorce when the married couple has children under 18. Under existing law, such couples must live separate and apart for one year before they ...more »

Bill would cut waiting period for divorce in half
Shreveport TimesApril 18, 2017

BATON ROUGE – The House Committee on Civil Law and Procedure moved House Bill 136 to the full chamber for debate that halves the waiting period for families with children seeking no-fault divorce from one year to six months. State law originally ...more »

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