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How to Divorce Legally

There are a lot of reasons why couples file for divorce. But not all divorces filed are granted by the court. Like other laws, there should be valid grounds before divorces can be filed and granted. In order to shed … Continue reading

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Legal Separation in New York – The Difference Between Separation Agreements and Separation Decrees

New York is widely known as a state with domestic relations laws that are complex, confusing, and anachronistic. This article will seek to clarify the considerable confusion that exists regarding the meaning of the term “legal separation” and the distinction … Continue reading

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Abandonment As a Ground For Obtaining Judgment of Separation Under New York Law

Pursuant to New York’s Domestic Relations Law (DRL) § 170(2), abandonment constitutes one of the legal grounds pursuant to which a New York resident request a judgment of separation from his or her spouse. New York courts have consistently held … Continue reading

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Grounds For Divorce in South Carolina

In Order to receive a divorce in South Carolina you must have one of the five available legal grounds. Physical Cruelty – This is the ground based upon one spouse’s physical mistreatment of the other. It can be established by … Continue reading

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