CDC Report Shows Massachusetts has Lowest Divorce Rate

Aug 8, 2012 by

A recently released study of divorce in the United States shows that same-sex marriage has not ruined the institution of marriage in Massachusetts as some opponents had claimed it would back in 2004 when the state began issuing same-sex marriage licenses following the Supreme Court decision in the case of Goodridge vs. the Department of Public Health. Looking at the total number of divorces in Massachusetts reveals that the state had the lowest divorce rate in the nation for the year 2007...

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His ex-wife wants him to divorce me online. How does this work?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  My husband and I have been separated since 1995. He is in a nursing home in Minden Louisiana and I live in South Carolina. His ex-wife wants him to divorce me online. How does this work? Will it be legal and binding when I file for my retirement next year? State:  South Carolina Answer:  As long as your husband (and his ex) use the correct forms (for the jurisdiction in which he files) and you are not contesting any of the...

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How can he get a divorce without getting an expensive lawyer?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  My fiance’s wife currently lives in New York. He lives in South Carolina. they were married in South Carolina but lived as husband and wife last in New York 3 years. How can he get a divorce without getting an expensive lawyer? I got my divorce by doing the papers myself and it was cheap – we were told that he would have to get a lawyer. Can you help please? State:  South Carolina Answer:  Your fiance’ can get...

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I’m trying to get a divorce.

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  Trying to get divorce is hard for me. I needed to know what to do I’ve been separated from my husband for 3 years now – he abandoned me and my three children. He took off because DSS got ahold of him for abusing the kids and now he owes back child support so hes running from the law and hes no where to be found. How can i get divorced from him – is there a way to do it???? In South Carolina. State:  South Carolina ...

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