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Free legal advice to be offered at Law DayProposal would shorten divorce wait for parents | Minden Press-HeraldConspiracy to divorce - finding fault then and nowProposal would speed divorce process in La.Bill would cut waiting period for divorce in halfWait to get divorced would be cut in half under legislation advanced by Louisiana House panelDuPage County Divorce Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Super ...Divorces Can Be Messy…For Life InsurersNew Jersey's Largest Divorce and Family Law Firm Announces ...New Jersey's Largest Divorce and Family Law Firm Announces ...Divorce Story – “Jeanne Makes a Bad Situation Easier”Contentious Divorce: Why Spousal Support Laws Need ChangingContentious Opinion: Divorce: Why Spousal Support Laws Need ...Yogi wades into Muslim divorce law debateSwaziland: Swazi King Says No to Divorce

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Divorce Attorney's Murder A Chilling Reminder Of The Dangers Of Family Law
Above the LawApril 6, 2017

Unfortunately, family law attorneys face the constant threat of violence. In February, attorney Bryan Young and his divorce client were killed. In 2011, a 73-year-old man killed retiring attorney Jerrold Shelley in his office over a divorce five years ...more »

Queens Divorce and Family Law Attorney Bruce Feinstein, Esq. Speaks About The Impact of Social Media on Divorce
PR Web (press release)April 12, 2017

During a divorce case, social media can be used as a way to collect evidence, and it ultimately has a very important impact on everything from alimony and child support to custody. Bruce Feinstein, Esq., shares insight on social media and divorce after ...more »

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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 »

Wait to get divorced would be cut in half under legislation advanced by Louisiana House panel
The AdvocateApril 18, 2017

House Bill 136 would restore Louisiana law to the way it was before 2006, said Andrea Carroll, a law professor at LSU. She also is part of the Louisiana State Law Institute section that reviews family law and proposed returning to a 180-day waiting ...more »

DuPage County Divorce Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Super ...
BenzingaApril 18, 2017

Wheaton divorce lawyers Andrew P. Cores and Wendy M. Musielak have been recognized as 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers. Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) April 18, ...more »

Divorces Can Be Messy…For Life Insurers
The National Law ReviewApril 18, 2017

... for those processing life insurance claims when divorces are involved to carefully examine (i) the express language of the policy at issue, (ii) the divorce record, including the content of any divorce decree, as well as (iii) the law in the ...more »

New Jersey's Largest Divorce and Family Law Firm Announces ...
Yahoo FinanceApril 18, 2017

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Weinberger Law Group, New Jersey's largest divorce and family law firm, announced today that it is evolving ...more »

New Jersey's Largest Divorce and Family Law Firm Announces ...
PR Newswire (press release)April 18, 2017

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Weinberger Law Group, New Jersey's largest divorce and family law firm, announced today that it is evolving ...more »

Divorce Story – “Jeanne Makes a Bad Situation Easier”
Lawyers.com Blog (blog)April 17, 2017

My husband had already filed for divorce when I talked to Jeanne. She was the first attorney who I interviewed and was recommended by someone who had used her before. The divorce was uncontested, but I felt that I needed an attorney just to make sure ...more »

Contentious Divorce: Why Spousal Support Laws Need Changing
Times of San DiegoApril 17, 2017

Spousal support is one of the most contentious issues in a divorce proceeding, perhaps second only to child custody and visitation. The amount of spousal support is certainly a contentious issue, but the duration is perhaps more so. In marriages of ...more »

Contentious Opinion: Divorce: Why Spousal Support Laws Need ...
Times of San DiegoApril 17, 2017

Spousal support is one of the most contentious issues in a divorce proceeding, perhaps second only to child custody and visitation.more »

Yogi wades into Muslim divorce law debate
gulfnews.comApril 17, 2017

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said those maintaining silence on the “burning issue” of triple talaq are as “guilty” as those practising it. Drawing an analogy between the silence of politicians on triple talaq and that ...more »

Swaziland: Swazi King Says No to Divorce
AllAfrica.comApril 17, 2017

He said that in siSwati, there was no word for divorce.' The newspaper reported the King's ruling comes after the office of the Attorney General drafted the Marriage Bill of 2017, which carries five grounds of divorce and if passed to law will replace ...more »

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