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Australian Same-Sex Couples Who Marry Abroad Are Finding It ...Five don'ts of divorceBritain's most expensive divorce lawyer on break-upUS Supreme Court Decides Divorce Dispute Over Air Force Retirement PayDayton Congressman Mike Turner files for divorceHuma Abedin Files for Divorce After Anthony Weiner Guilty PleaInstant divorce debate exposes rifts among India's MuslimsUsername or email:Queens Divorce and Family Law Attorney Bruce Feinstein, Esq. Clarifies Questions About Wealth Ownership Before ...Why India allows instant divorceTriple talaq: India's top court to rule on Islamic practice of instant divorceSocialite Tracey Amon's husband asked for a divorce via emailAppeal to Holy See, controversy church teaching divorceDivorce should be separate from money battles, says top judgeUAE family matters Q&As: does saying 'I divorce you' count if I said it while drunk?

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Einhorn Harris Partners Named to 2017 National Law Journal's Divorce, Trusts & Estates Trailblazers List
PR Web (press release)May 1, 2017

Denville law firm Einhorn Harris today announces that Partners Gary R. Botwinick and Matheu D. Nunn have been named to the 2017 National Law Journal's Divorce, Trusts & Estates Trailblazers List, a special supplement developed by the business arm of ...more »

'Will enact divorce law for Muslims'
The HinduMay 16, 2017

The Centre promised to enact a divorce law for Muslim men if the Supreme Court, as the “guardian of the Constitution”, strikes down all three forms of triple talaq unilaterally pronounced by a Muslim man on his wife. The statement came during the ...more »

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Australian Same-Sex Couples Who Marry Abroad Are Finding It ...
BuzzFeed NewsMay 22, 2017

On April 17, 2013, New Zealand's parliament rose to sing the traditional Maori love song Pokarekare Ana as the small nation became the first in the Asia Pacific ...more »

Five don'ts of divorce
WXOW.comMay 22, 2017

The sad statistic is still holding true, nearly half of all marriages end in divorce. A local law office has created a user's guide to divorce. While there's much that the law dictates, there's also a lot people can do on their own to minimize ...more »

Britain's most expensive divorce lawyer on break-up
Daily MailMay 21, 2017

But Ayesha gets results, and in the cut-throat world of multi- millionaire divorce — and occasionally even billionaire divorce — little else counts. Her law firm now has five offices across the country and employs 75 staff, many of them mothers on ...more »

US Supreme Court Decides Divorce Dispute Over Air Force Retirement Pay
FedSmith.comMay 20, 2017

In Howell v. Howell (U.S. Supreme Court No. 15-1031, 5/15/2017), the high court had to educate the Arizona Supreme Court that federal law pre-empts state law when it comes to matters involving military annuities. When the Howells divorced, the state ...more »

Dayton Congressman Mike Turner files for divorce
Dayton Daily NewsMay 19, 2017

RELATED: Congressman Turner's divorce finalized. Fraudulent contract is one of 11 “divorce causes” allowed by Ohio law, according to the Ohio Revised Code. Turner asks that the two equitably allocate their marital assets and debts, that she pay his ...more »

Huma Abedin Files for Divorce After Anthony Weiner Guilty Plea
LawNewzMay 19, 2017

Huma Abedin, known as the right-hand woman to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has filed for divorce from husband Anthony Weiner. Breaking: Huma files for divorce against Anthony Weiner. — Victoria Bekiempis (@vicbekiempis) May 19, 2017.more »

Instant divorce debate exposes rifts among India's Muslims
Deutsche WelleMay 19, 2017

"I was divorced 30 years ago. I then had a two-year-old child and was pregnant too. My husband at that time was not happy with the dowry that was given to him at the time of marriage. It's not that he didn't like me. It was my in-laws who put pressure ...more »

Username or email:
BenzingaMay 19, 2017

Queens, New York divorce and family law attorney, Bruce Feinstein, Esq., has spent over a decade working with clients on establishing their ownership rights during a divorce in New York. A recent rise in questions concerning property rights has led him ...more »

Queens Divorce and Family Law Attorney Bruce Feinstein, Esq. Clarifies Questions About Wealth Ownership Before ...
PR Web (press release)May 19, 2017

Queens, New York divorce and family law attorney, Bruce Feinstein, Esq., has spent over a decade working with clients on establishing their ownership rights during a divorce in New York. A recent rise in questions concerning property rights has led him ...more »

Why India allows instant divorce
The Economist (blog)May 19, 2017

“CAN something found to be sinful by God be validated by men through law?” And, “if God considers it a sin, it can't be legal, can it be?” These were among the weighty questions posed by India's Supreme Court this week as it heard from women who have ...more »

Triple talaq: India's top court to rule on Islamic practice of instant divorce
CNNMay 18, 2017

"It is our fundamental -- given in the constitution -- right to abide by our personal laws. You cannot snatch our right from us," said Mohammad Jafar, a life member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, the legal organization opposing the ...more »

Socialite Tracey Amon's husband asked for a divorce via email
Page SixMay 18, 2017

Jurisdiction. Favoring the male partner, Monaco's European divorce law is so constructed that it might even force the wife to return whatever goodies the husband's given her. “Since 2015, I've had 14 lawyers,” she says. “Civil, matrimonial, American ...more »

Appeal to Holy See, controversy church teaching divorce
PewsitterMay 17, 2017

With the non-profit organization, Mary's Advocates, Bai Macfarlane has been working for thirteen years to reduce unilateral no-fault divorce. She says, “I found the canon law to protect faithful spouses and children was being wrongfully disregarded ...more »

Divorce should be separate from money battles, says top judge
The GuardianMay 17, 2017

“Reform of the substantive divorce law – for example by the introduction of 'no‐fault' divorce – requires primary legislation,” observed Munby, who is president of the high court's family division and has been forthright in his criticism of government ...more »

UAE family matters Q&As: does saying 'I divorce you' count if I said it while drunk?
The NationalMay 17, 2017

If it is your first or second divorce from the same husband, you have the right to marry him again with a new marriage contract and with new Dowry, in accordance with article 104 and 108 of Law 28 of 2005, otherwise known as the Personal Status Law and ...more »

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