I have not seen my husband since 1979 and I want to get Divorced.

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  My story is very unusual, I got married back in 1979 when I was 21 and since then I moved on with my life WITHOUT the person I married. I have not seen him since that date but never got divorced (legally). I have no idea where he is or even if he is alive, it has been 30 plus years and I am in need of legally removing this from my record as I am getting ready to marry the love of my life and I want it to be totally legally and moraly correct. We were married in Las Vegas,...

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Divorce Education

Aug 8, 2012 by

It is always a good idea to educate yourself about the laws and related legal processes that govern the process of divorce before you sign any papers. You don’t have to take classes or become a lawyer to understand your divorce, but understanding the basics of the process can help reduce some of the mental and emotional strain involved if you know what to expect in advance. Unlike a Las Vegas wedding, people cannot just stop in for a quick divorce in Las Vegas or any other town in the...

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Do I Need a Pre-nuptial Agreement?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Everyone in Hollywood has one so should you? Nearly every celebrity who gets married enters into a “pre-nup” or prenuptial agreement to help protect their assets in the event that their marriage ends in divorce.  Clearly, the Donald Trumps of the world need  these types of agreements, but what about the average person who has some assets (or potential assets), but is not likely to make Forbes’ magazines annual 100 wealthiest people list? The truth of the matter is...

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World’s Shortest Marriage

Aug 8, 2012 by

Even though the overall divorce rate in the United States hovers near 50% by some estimations, the number seems small in comparison to the stats for a Polish couple in Hannover, Germany who recently created their own personal divorce rate of 100%. The deed was accomplished in less than 24 hours. Actually, more like three hours. In what could possibly be the shortest marriage in the record books, the couple had their marriage annulled just a few hours after tying the knot. Following a brief...

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Got married in Las Vegas but live in another state. How do I divorce?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  My husband and I got married last June in Las Vegas – I’ve since found out he’s been cheating on me. I want a divorce but don’t know how to go about doing it being that we went out of state – can you please help – everyone is telling me Connecticut doesn’t acknowledge the marriage because we went to another state? State:  Connecticut Answer:  Your Las Vegas marriage is valid in all...

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