A staggering number of marriages end in divorce, and when they do, some spouses are so wounded, hurt, and betrayed that they’re unwilling to compromise with each other. These people, who can’t or won’t put their emotions aside, will go on to engage in the stereotypically “ugly” divorce. They’ll
Overview of Annulment This article focuses on "civil annulments" not "religious annulments," which can only be granted by a church or clergy member. Civil annulments and divorces both make a determination about marital status, but the vital difference between them is that divorce ends an existing, valid
While many people still view prenuptial agreements as “unromantic,” they have become much more popular among engaged couples in recent years. Prenuptial agreements were once viewed only as a protection for the very wealthy. But today, many spouses enter into these agreements to decide for themselves how their property will be divided if they happen to divorce.
In a misguided attempt to avoid paying child support, some parents may take low-paying work or quit their job altogether. Hiding income to avoid paying child support is a bad idea. Regardless of whether a parent is emotionally involved in a child’s life, both parents have a duty to financially support
Victims of domestic violence make more than 16,000 crisis calls to domestic violence shelters in Idaho each year. Domestic violence is a serious problem that affects children as well as victims. Each state has laws to protect children from abusive parents, particularly when custody is at stake. This