Illinois Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

An Illinois divorce forms service is the perfect way to save time and money when filing an uncontested divorce in the state. An uncontested divorce means that you and your spouse agree on the major issues and that there will be no trial needed to complete your divorce. An Illinois divorce forms service can provide you with all the paperwork needed to meet the grounds of your uncontested divorce action in one easy download right in your own home. Couples facing an uncontested divorce in...

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Louisiana Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

If you want an uncontested divorce in Louisiana, you will have to live apart from your spouse for 180 days after filing, and have been living separate and apart for at least six months prior to filing. The best way to handle the documentation involved is to let a Louisiana divorce forms service provide you with all the paperwork needed to meet the grounds for your uncontested divorce action as well as any other documents that might be required by the state. The prices can vary slightly...

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Divorce Court TV

Dec 20, 2012 by

DIVORCE COURT is not your typical courtroom show. With each 30 minute episode, you’ll find powerful human drama, suspense and a resolution – making for a compelling 30 minutes of Television. Each half-hour show features real people and real stories delivered by couples who have either already filed for divorce or have been living together, including same sex partnerships, and have been in committed relationships. Judge Lynn Toler’s decisions are legally binding. Unlike the other...

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South Carolina Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

If you are seeking an uncontested divorce in South Carolina, you may be able to utilize the services of a divorce forms service. It is now possible to download and complete all the paperwork and documents necessary to file for a divorce. After your forms are complete, all that’s left to do is file them with your local courthouse. The State of South Carolina requires the use of specific divorce documents and you cannot substitute generic forms. The cost of downloading a complete forms...

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Pennsylvania Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

Because Pennsylvania allows irretrievable breakdown of the marriage as a ground for divorce, residents facing divorce in the state may want to save time and money by gathering and preparing their own divorce forms with the assistance of a Pennsylvania divorce forms service. A Pennsylvania divorce forms service will furnish you with a complete downloadable package of all the paperwork needed to meet the grounds for an uncontested divorce action as well as any other documents required by the...

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North Carolina Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

North Carolina allows living separate and apart without cohabitation for one year’s time, or living separate and apart due to incurable insanity for three years, as legitimate grounds for a no-fault, uncontested divorce. Instead of paying an attorney to file the action, now there is a far more affordable alternative available in the form of a North Carolina divorce forms service. Divorce laws are state-specific and a divorce forms service will provide North Carolina-specific documents...

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Missouri Online Divorce

Dec 20, 2012 by

Since Missouri is a no fault divorce state where the only accepted grounds for an uncontested divorce is an irretrievable breakdown of the marriage relationship, residents facing an imminent divorce may want to prepare their own divorce forms with the assistance of a Missouri online divorce service. Online divorce document services are designed for couples who are in agreement on most issues and want to get divorced with the least hassle and expense possible. Most uncontested divorce actions...

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Michigan Divorce Forms

Dec 20, 2012 by

Because the divorce process varies according to state-specific laws you will need to gather the required documents, filing instructions, and state law information before you can complete a divorce in any state. In Michigan, the irretrievable breakdown of a marriage is the only grounds for divorce recognized by the state and that makes a Michigan divorce forms service the perfect solution for any uncontested divorce that will be filed in the state. You can file an uncontested divorce in Michigan...

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Prenuptial Agreements

Dec 19, 2012 by

What is a Prenuptial Agreement? A prenuptial agreement or prenup, is a contract made between a husband and wife before they get married specifying what will happen to assets, etc in the case of a divorce. Are Prenuptial Agreements Always Binding? Not always. Some courts do not recognize them and enforcing one can be difficult if the other party decides to fight it in court. A Prenup Isn’t Very Romantic. Do I Have to Have One? Yes, it can be difficult to discuss divorce before a marriage...

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Differing State Divorce Statistics

Aug 8, 2012 by

The American Community Survey has recently released the state by state divorce statistics based on census figures for 2008, and the numbers reveal that the divorce statistics in United States vary greatly from one region to another. While some of the differences in state divorce statistics are affected by other variables such as population density, the results of this study are at odds with many of the assumptions that are made on the family values and traditions of different parts of the...

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Divorce Differences

Aug 8, 2012 by

California became the first state to adopt no-fault divorce law back in 1970 and in the years that followed every other state in the nation has adopted similar divorce laws. New York was the last state in the union to require at-fault divorce grounds until 2010 when the New York Senate and Assembly put no-fault divorce laws on the books in that state too. No-fault divorce laws that permitted one spouse to terminate a marriage without a specific fault being assigned to either party were adopted...

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Divorce Rates & Church Attendance

Aug 8, 2012 by

Many studies have shown the national divorce rate in the U.S. is around 50%, some put it is a bit lower, maybe 48%. Many of those same studies and surveys have also indicated that Christians get divorced just as frequently as everyone else in America, and the claim has often been the subject of media articles pointing to the hypocrisy of pastors preaching that Christians should take their marriages more seriously when the numbers show it doesn’t make a difference. Despite the claims that...

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Divorce Terms – Starting with ‘A’

Aug 8, 2012 by

ABANDONMENT – The process of one spouse leaving the household without the others agreement. Said process can be used as grounds for divorce in many states. ABSENT PARENT – Also known as the non- custodial parent. Describes a parent whom does not have custody of the child, is absent from the home, and is still held responsible for partial support of the child.   ACCRUE – To add onto or build upon.   ACTION – The formal legal term for a...

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Fewer Divorces in Same-Sex States

Aug 8, 2012 by

A recent article on Edge on the Net by contributor Peter Cassels points out that contrary to what many might expect, the states where same-sex marriage is legal have the fewest incidences of divorce. Although the main argument against gay marriage is the belief that it undermines the state of marriage, it is actually the Bible belt states that have the highest divorce rates in the general U.S. population. Cassels backs up his observations with statistics that show the states with same-sex...

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Jobs That Cause Divorce

Aug 8, 2012 by

A recent paper published in the Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology shows that people working in stressful jobs or extrovert environments at work have a higher risk of divorce. The study, co-written by Michael Aamodt, a professor at Radford University in Virginia, examined various occupations and their rates of divorce. After controlling each given occupation for demographic variables that might be related to divorce, the study was able to extrapolate race, gender, age and income...

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More Mid-East Divorce

Aug 8, 2012 by

When we last examined another country in the Middle East that was experiencing the realization that divorce is a fact of modern life, the subject nation was Turkey. Now another nation in the region is learning that as a nation becomes more modern, the national divorce rate will probably rise dramatically. Now the news is coming from the Gulf Times published in the tiny nation of Qatar. Apparently the rising rate of divorce in Qatar is now raising eyebrows and a bit of alarm in some circles. As...

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Pre-Divorce Checklist for Women

Aug 8, 2012 by

Many married people have been surprised when their spouse suddenly wants a divorce. The reasons could be many, maybe one spouse simply got tired of the relationship or maybe they are seeing someone else already. It’s no fun being ambushed by a surprise divorce action and often it is the wife who is the most unprepared for the event, especially if her husband has had time to plan his course of action in advance. Women who suddenly find themselves very single without a plan are immediately...

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Royal Marriage Pressure

Aug 8, 2012 by

As Prince William and Kate Middleton prepare to tie the knot on Apr. 29 in a royal wedding ceremony that will be watched by a global television audience of nearly two billion people, there growing speculation as to whether the royal marriage will bring the couple closer together or have the opposite effect. Despite the fact that of the seven British royal marriages since 1947, four did not survive, Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt said preparations for nuptial event were going well during a...

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Top 10 Reasons Marriages Fail

Aug 8, 2012 by

1. Financial Problems For the most part, it is the lack of open communication about money problems that jeopardizes a marriage more than the financial problems alone. Everyone has financial issues concerning bills, debts, spending and budgets. How a couple deals with those issues can make or break a relationship. 2. Communications Problems If a couple has communication problems prior to marriage, those problems are likely to get worse after tying the knot. It is important that both partners are...

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