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Divorce and Marriage Law

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Marriage law refers to a set of rules that govern the forms and validity of marriage. Divorce is a remedy available for married couples who wanted to separate and legally dissolve their marriage bond, usually for the purpose of remarriage.
Yup. Pay your bill.Your spouse has the same right to the vehicle as you do. Your problem is that your paying nothing on the vehicle - so she has to pick up the bill. If she is paying the bill, then she deserves to have the vehicle. If you are paying the bill, then you deserve to have the vehicle. Yo…
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No, it is not. There are currently only nine states in the US that are community property states. Most of them are in the West. They are: Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.
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Absolutely. In the circumstances of divorce custody, while it may be apportioned selectively between parents, is not "removed" from either parent unless extreme circumstances are present where the "custodial parent," in question presents a risk to the wellbeing of the children. In other words, as ei…
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It is legal to marry your cousin and to have kids with them. I should know, I'm married to my cousin and we have 3 perfect kids. If they were deformed, it would have nothing to do with the fact that you were cousins most of the time.  Another answer:Lucky you. None of my chilren are perfect, a…
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Yes, illegal aliens can obtain a divorce if they meet their state's minimum residency requirement. In the USA, basic Constitutional rights, such as the rights of free speech, freedom of religion, due process, etc. are rights guarenteed to every person within the jurisdiction of the Constition. Th…
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The advantages of non-verbal communication are:1) You can communicate with someone who is hard of hearing of deaf.2) You can communicate at place where you are supposed to maintain silence.3) You can communicate something which you don't want others to hear or listen to.4) You can communicate if you…
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Divorce is allowed but there are Quranic verses which says that divorce is not advisable.   Divorce is available to men only and only after saying "I divorce thee". They may only be divorced and remarried a maximum of three times unless the women marries, consumates and subsequently is divorc…
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Answer It is not illegal. In most western countries it is not even against the law to commit adultery when you are married are not separated.
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You can marry as many times as you wish as long as you get divorced between each marriage.
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In the Western World there is no such "legal" status based on gender.
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Depends on your state and it depends on you: Pricing is very important. Your charge for food/meal should reflect(include):As a standard ... 1/3 should reflect your actual cost (food & overhead) and 2/3 should be your return on investment. In other words; if your total cost was $1.00 you should a…
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You can be married to only one woman at a time in every Western country.
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How can you expose someone who presents themselves as an angel, yet has a very dark, murky interior that very few would ever see. Who presents a faultless image of themselves, in their obsessive desire to win over people and gather friends like trophies. This person has been bad-mouthing a friend of…
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If you have a divorce decree and the house is yours then unless you and your lawyer agreed to have your new partner not live in the house then you should be able to have whom you wish to have in your home. If you are confused and just filing for divorce then follow your lawyer's advice. My law…
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In some states it can also speed up the divorce. For instance, in South Carolina the couple is required to be separated for a year before they can get divorced. In a case of adultery, the divorce is final in three months. yes it can be the means for the court to grant the divorce even if the other p…
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4 yearsDear Sir: The citizenship of the parties is not relevant, you can present a divorce case as long as you bring to your country the proper documents, (the marriage certificate in this case) duly legalized, in order to be recognized by the local authorities.For instance, if you got married in U…
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No and Yes. No, you cannot use a foreign marriage license to get married in New York, However, in case you are asking if a marriage CERTIFICATE from Turks and Caicos is legal in New York, then the answer is YES. New York State recognizes marriages from other jurisdictions as long as the marriage is …
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about 2,000 divorces and sometimes 2,500 and the world record for the least divorces in a year was 159 Wrong. According to the National Census (which not every state has to answer the divorce question) there are over 2 million divorces each year in the US. This holds true for the stats in this decad…
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Sixteen years or over generally, if the parties are within a three year range in age.
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you go up 2 them and scream its over!!!!! and then u burn that B-I-T-C-H!!!!! JK seriously dont do that go to a lawyer or something
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Answer yeah, you should move out. what's the point of staying in if your husband doesn't want you to saty with him. go find a place somewhere else. and beggin another life on your own. Answer You should not. You a have a housing right.
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It's legal to marry your cousin in some states, but that doesn't mean it isn't gross. There are no laws about "dating" only sex and marriage.
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Every state has its own procedures for issuing marriage licenses. Generally, you apply for the marriage license in the County where you live and it can be used anywhere within the State. If you're traveling to another state to get married, you would apply for the marriage license in the specific Cou…
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Definitely, without a doubt. I've lived in California and New York. And I have to say, I definitely prefer California. Living in New York is too stressful, and the people there are more rude and mean. You get way better service in California.
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You should proceed with the child support case. You will have to risk the other finding out whatever you don't want them to know. Your ex husband shouldn't know details about your finances, it is best to keep them private.
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Parental consent has nothing to do with the laws in place. If you are underage by the laws view, you are still underage.if you wonder if marriage emancipates you, yes it does.
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It is a license that shows you are married
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There are currently no laws putting a limit on the number of times a person can be married in their lifetime. The only law in Louisiana states that you can only be married to 1 person at a time.
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Answer That is decided upon by the lawyers and the judge.
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no they broke up already
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If your application is already in process you can get waiver from joint filing with proof of marriage in good faith and divorce papers.
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It depends on your state. In most places it ends when the child reaches and 18 and also graduates from high school but not after their 19th birthday. In some states it is 21. A Separation Agreement signed by the parties at the time of the divorce can provide for child support until the child has com…
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Answermy sonif my son in prison receives separation papers , what does he do to find out his right
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It depends on the county and whether there are contested issues but I have recently heard an uncontested divorce in Western Massachusetts takes at least 18 months. You can call or visit the court in your county for a more accurate estimate.
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Most states that allow for cohabitation to become a common law marriage, say that a marriage does not become common law until after 7 years. Some states do not recognize same sex common law marriages, though.
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children marrying only if you and both sets of parents are insane Answer WOW, take my advise wait. In some states yes. Contact the courthouse where you live and ask.
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The iddah time is a Islamic defined situation. It is not mentioned In the bible and is therefore not a requirement imposed on widows or divorced women. There are bible based principles that all christians who choose to marry should want to follow.
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The flight from Florida to the UK is about 9 hours. The distance is 4217 miles.
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Divorce in the United States is governed by the particular laws of each US State (ie: Florida). The requirements are different in each State. Any person seeking to file divorce must know what are the requirements of the State in which the person seeks to file a divorce (Dissolution of Marriage). So …
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A Petition for Annulment or for declaration of nullity of marriage is filed in court by one of the spouses with the assistance of a lawyer. The usual ground for annulment is "pyschological incapacity" under Article 36 of the new Family Code. It will take about 3 to 4 months to finish the case. The c…
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Homosexuality is generally considered to be forbidden in the mainstreams of both Christianity and Islam so such a contract is unlikely to be religiously accepted. However from a secular or civil viewpoint, if the two men (one who happens to be a Christian and the other a Muslim) live in a country w…
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Yes, a woman can get a divorce while pregnant, but it would be wise to hire a lawyer because the father in most cases has a right to partial custody of his own child.
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Temperament (correct spelling). measures your patience in coping with problems or obstacles. People with a "bad temper" loose their patience easily when faced with a problem that is difficult to solve, whereas people with a good temper are more willing to try different methods for a longer period of…
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The minor needs parental consent.
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how long does it take to get and contest divorce in ohio
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Well I started when I was 11 so I think the very youngest is 10. average 12-14 Well I started around 8 or 9 so Don't know - New Answer not part of ^ |
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In Texas if you do not use this money and it is kept in separate accounts and you do not use this money to gain a better standard of living or any standard to benefit both of your lives then their is no claim to the money. The problem begins when you acquire property after marriage. Then the lines o…
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I am currently trying to find a similar answer, so far, in my experience (in which one parent is in Tennessee and one is NOT in Tennessee), I was told NO ONE has custody. That you have to go to court to get it established.That both parents have equal claim to the child. Further more, I was told that…
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Answer I have no job and place to go and wont a divorce can the state help me?"
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yaa offcourse if she is willing and u r willing then whats the matter  offcourseyaa offcourse if she is willing and u r willing then whats the matter THIS IS A VERY BAD IDEA AS THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF ANY CHILDREN BEING BORN WITH SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEMS.
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physical means you got posession sole means you got it all
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At least until the child is eighteen and out of high school. Then it depends on your separation agreement and your state laws. Some jurisdictions require reasonable help through college.
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When you are legally an adult (at 18) you can get married by yourself. At 16 you may get married if you have permission from your parents and your spouse's parents (if he/she is under 18 too). Traditional marriages can happen at any age, although I think they only get a government marriage certifica…
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Yes, but your current spouse has much stronger grounds for divorce. So, it's legal, but incredibly stupid.
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Of course you can! "Engaged" means that you are planning to marry someone. You can plan to re-marry even though you are married to someone else. Answer: Engagement is just a promise or statement of intent. It has no real legal standing or requirement. It would, however, be good to let the "intend…
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Generally, state guidelines, the needs of the parties and the ability to pay.
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Filing for divorce usually requires the assistance of an attorney or at least a paralegal. Various fees will need to be paid, including that of you representative. The lawyer or paralegal will help you fill out the paperwork, and then will file the petitions with the appropriate court. A more humo…
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There is no requirement for the witness to be a citizen. As long as they are legally an adult it is sufficient.
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The fact that he has a GED and he's about to become a father are irrelevant, because neither of those qualifies a child for emancipation. But, turning 18 does. Why are you still paying child support if he's 18? Does the order state child support continues during college (you didn't say he's in colle…
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The second state wouldn't issue a marriage license (unless you lied on the application) since a prior marriage must be disclosed as well as the time and place of the divorce. This prevents polygamy which is a crime. However, there may an exception: If you have a same sex marriage in Massachusetts, …
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Answer It will depend on the state in question. In some states in addition to parental consent a court order is required for someone under 16 years of age.
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When I worked for a newspaper 30 years ago, in the society section occasionally the woman that wrote up the engagements, weddings, etc. used the term, "Benedict-elect." She thought that the term had something to do w/ traitor (b/c of Benedict Arnold,) as in "the young man is betraying 'that old gang…
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Answer An annulment is what one would obtain for an unconsummated marriage.
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Assuming you mean a biological father of a child born to an unwed mother. The rights a guy who fathers a child out of wedlock vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. For example, in some places the father has to be notified before the child can be put up for adoption; in other places the guy has no …
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I believe that you can be granted a divorce within 1 year of separation with or without his signature. There will likely be more paper work to file though. Good luck!
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Forty-three percent of first marriages end in divorce, according to the National Center for Health Statistics.
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Answer Seriously??.....is this a joke?? That word isn't even in a dictionary and have no idea what the heck you're asking??
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Francine HughesI just wanted to say that I have seen the movie and read the book. I think Francine Hughes is a very brave lady who came thru a very hard time in her life. She inspired alot of women to leave abusive relationships.It seems that there are lot of rumors flying around about her and a lot…
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Answer tell her the good reasons and bad reasons to get one and don't bother her for 1 WHOLE week or get someone else to! hoped i helped snowy day22.
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Surviving spouse the one that is left behind like a wife or a husband.
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Laws apply in the land where you are located and marry, if you are married in Costa Rica and divorce in Costa Rica the laws from Costa Rica apply, if you are married in Costa Rica and divorce in the USA then the laws of the USA apply, both have similar laws except that child support and alimony is m…
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Emancipation laws differ from state to state, or even at a county basis. Only about half the states allow it to happen. And if you do, you have to show that you can support yourself and not be dependant on your parents or the state for your welfare. So you should have good grades, a good paying job,…
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It takes up to 90 to 100 days depending on how long it takes for the parties to sign and read the divorce papers, it can take a year or more for a contested. I am from Rhea county Tn. Good luck to all the men, and women getting a divorce Just remember children are more important than money, if both …
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This certificate is something that a divorcing couple with children must obtain before their divorce will be finalized. This is a class that both parents must take to help teach them how to put the children first.
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Allegations of child abuse have become almost second-nature in divorce and custody cases. Unless the allegations were made in a public way, AND you can prove that his comments directly harmed you in terms of your income, etc., most attorneys wouldn't even bother taking the case to represent you. Mos…
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drink milk everyday and wash your hands everyday so go healthy lifestyle will make us healthy always!
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http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=Ch0798/ch0798.htmillegal. rarely prosecuted, but still illegal. It falls under either "Lewd and Lascivious" or "Open Adultery", which are 2nd degree misdemeanors, punishable by up to 60 days in jail or up to a $500 fine.F…
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Same place you apply for a marriage license you go to file for a divorce. If your ex got the divorce without your signature you have to find out where they filed it. They would have had to make public notice of this in a local newspaper before finalizing anything to give you a chance to respond. If …
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No. In the United States there are ten community property states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.
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No. In the United States there are ten community property states: AlaskaArizonaCalifornia IdahoLouisianaNevadaNew MexicoTexasWashingtonWisconsin
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No, in matters of marital property it is an equitable distribution state.In the United States there are ten community property states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.  
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Answer No. In the United States there are ten community property states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.
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No. In the United States there are ten community property states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.Alaska is an opt-in community property state; property is separate property unless both parties agree to make it community property thr…
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Answer Utah is an 'equitable distribution of property' state. The courts can consider property that is generally considered separate property included into distribution to the non owning spouse. Southern Utah courts are the worst, doing as they please. Rulings not following civil procedure ru…
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People who eat together, share a house or even sleep in the same bed are living together. The term refers to people that share one home.
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Separation means to live apart from your spouse. The law does not require you to file documents to live apart and the law does not require you to live with your spouse. To "separate" you technically need do nothing more than move, however, to the extent that separating affects your legal rights, you…
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Because of something personal.
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No, first cousins can not marry in Texas.
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Check carefully the writing of the name, and the date of birth. That type of certificate is to be asked at "service de l'tat-civil" (the concerned department in the town hall), of the town of Cherbourg.
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Answer The one who was awarded all interest in the real estate is the rightful owner. The spouse who is still on a loan, however, is still on the hook for the mortgage, or mortgages. Most decrees will specify that the awarded spouse is to refiance to remove the other spouses' name, but as far as …
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I tend to think not. Domestic partners today are hardly distinguished from spouses in a social sense, even if they don't always enjoy the legal benefits. Paramour has a daring and romantic sound that suggests something forbidden.
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You must know what county the info is in then look the county offices first.Public records are available online, to anyone who needs them. There are many paid services that charge a few dozens of dollar, and in return you may reach anyone personal record.You may also reach public records at local ci…
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