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Estate Planning After Divorce, Part I

In marriage you built a life together that now no longer exists. Part of that may have included drafting wills and other estate planning documents that now need serious revision, since they all include your former spouse in some way. … Continue reading

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Filing a Divorce Petition: What You Need to Know

There are five basic stages to a divorce proceeding. Filing a divorce petition is the first. Any Divorce, even one on friendly terms where everything is agreed, must begin with the filing of an "original petition for divorce" in a … Continue reading

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Divorce Rate Lowest in…NJ

From NJ.com: A U.S. Census report shows the Northeast, and New Jersey in particular, has the lowest divorce rates in America, trailed closely by New York. … "People assume that people in the Northeast divorce easily because they're less religious,… … Continue reading

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Cheating Spouses and Divorce in Jacksonville Florida

Florida is a "no fault" divorce state. This means that either spouse may seek a divorce without showing cause for the desired separation. The spouse seeking a divorce has the option to simply claim the marriage is "irretrievably broken." Generally, … Continue reading

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California Cohabitation provides "firewall" to divorce?

Nowadays we are seeing more and more couples opting to live together rather than getting married fairly quickly. A new article reports that due to such cohabitation, it provides a "firewall" to stop unstable relationships from ending years later in … Continue reading

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