Tag Archives: Husbands

Widow Sues Walmart for Husband’s Death in Slip and Fall Accident at Store

Slip and fall accidents can be dangerous and affect the lives of victims and their families, in many ways. One such mishap claimed a life in Walmart’s Jonesville store. More Details: The man who died is James R. Secord. He … Continue reading

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Grey Divorce: Spousal Support for Husbands?

Is it more difficult for a husband to obtain a spousal support order? Mr. Lee would likely say that it is….(Lee v. Lee, 2014 BCCA 383) The Lee’s were married for 20 years with no children and were ages 56 … Continue reading

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Tennessee Court Reduces Husband’s Alimony Obligation After Retirement

After a divorce, modifications to court-ordered support obligations for a spouse may be possible in certain situations, such as retirement.  In a Tennessee spousal support opinion issued on January 3, 2018, the Court of Appeals of Tennessee reviewed whether a post-divorce … Continue reading

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Divorce: Study Finds That Women are Twice as Likely as Their Husbands to File for Divorce

The Early Years of Marriage Project is an ongoing marriage and divorce study that began in 1986. As part of this project, researchers from the University of Michigan conducted a study in which they interviewed 355 married couples throughout the … Continue reading

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Tennessee Court Denies Husband’s Petition to Decrease Alimony Obligation

When alimony is awarded to one spouse after a Tennessee divorce, it is not uncommon for disputes to arise in the future, particularly if there is a change in circumstances. In a December 11, 2017 case, the Tennessee Court of Appeals considered … Continue reading

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