Divorce proceedings don't have to be long and contentious. Often, divorcing couples without children or with short marriages don't have any major disagreements about custody, visitation, property division or child or spousal support - these couples may be able to choose a faster, cheaper method of divorce.
Overview of Annulment The concept of annulment is often misunderstood 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.
If you're considering a divorce, which permanently dissolves your marriage, you should investigate whether there may be other options available to you that better fit your situation. Are you entirely sure divorce is the right choice?
While a job loss may make it harder for a parent to pay child support, a parent’s responsibility to financially support their child does not disappear automatically, even if their paycheck has. Some job losses are outside a parent’s control, but other times a parent may quit a well-paying job as
Studies show that 30% to 60% of parents who have abused their intimate partner have also abused their children. Because of statistics like this, courts are generally very careful when giving custody or visitation to a parent who has committed domestic violence. This article explains how domestic violence