Overview of Annulment Annulment is a frequently misunderstood legal concept, because popular culture and religion have presented differing and often inaccurate views of what an annulment means in terms of family law. This article focuses on "civil annulments" not "religious annulments," which can only be granted by a church or clergy member.
The Center for Disease Control estimates that one in every four women will be a victim of domestic violence at some point in her life. Victims of abuse often choose not to call the police, but rightfully speak up about their abuse when child custody is at stake. Courts generally consider domestic violence
All parents have a duty to financially support their children. When parents divorce (or separate if they were never married), they need to work out how they will continue to provide the support necessary for their children to thrive. Typically, the noncustodial parent (parent with less custodial time)