Divorce - Tips for fathers fighting for custody

Getting A Divorce? How You Can Avoid Litigation

Getting a divorce is an extremely stressful time.  However, going to trial, or litigation, can take an already frustrating time to the next level.  Letting a third party (the family court judge) make the decision concerning how your family and assets should be divided can proceed for years, costing you more time and money than […]

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Curb The Divorce Drama: The Etiquette Guide For Facing Your Ex In Court

 Divorcing couples often find themselves at war with one another, and fighting can become the new norm for both parties. If you want to keep your sense of self-respect and avoid making a scene in court, it’s vitally important that you treat your soon-to-be ex with respect in court. Here’s an etiquette guide for keeping […]

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Can You Get Custody Of A Former Step Child?

Divorcing with kids is hard — especially when these kids aren’t biologically yours. Even if you and your spouse have chosen to part ways, you may not want to sever the relationships that have grown between you and your step children. However, unsure of your rights, you may be reluctant to seek custody of (or […]

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5 Things A Judge Considers During A Divorce Before Awarding Custody When One Spouse Was Abusive

If you are going through a divorce, you may be concerned about gaining custody of your child, especially if your spouse was abusive. The judge who will make the final decision concerning the living arrangements of your minor child will consider several points. Here are five things that can affect his or her custody decision: […]

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Can A Same-Sex Marriage Be Annulled?

Fans of the Phoenix Mercury women’s basketball team were likely shocked when the team’s center, Brittney Griner, recently announced she had filed for an annulment of her marriage to Glory Johnson. The move is surprising since the couple wed on May 8 and Johnson announced shortly afterwards that she was pregnant. However, the situation does […]

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4 Household Rules To Establish For A Legal Separation Under The Same Roof

You and your spouse plan to get divorced in the future, but for now, you want to continue living in the same house with a legal separation in place. That legal separation protects both of you financially in various ways, and you’ve already decided who will pay certain bills. If you’re getting along well enough […]

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