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Florida sheriff faces backlash after cheating on his wife and getting divorced

Some individuals find that the publicity associated with a divorce can have consequences that go beyond their personal lives. Local news for Jacksonville, Florida reported on the divorce of the Clay County Sheriff.  Clay County Sheriff…
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Delaware attempts to protect the young from divorce and other problems by banning underage marriage

Concerns about an inability to get divorced and other problems led the government in Delaware to start to change old laws about underage marriage. Many states around the country still have laws which allow people to wed before they turn 18,…
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Connecticut divorce issues caused the local laws to evolve

There are some divorce cases which present novel issues and cause changes in the law. A high profile divorce in Connecticut resulted in some changes to procedures for child custody disputes. This is actually a positive development from a legal…
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Colorado woman was surprised to find that she was a spouse in a common law marriage

While most states in the U.S. will only recognize a marriage after a formal ceremony has been conducted and a certificate of marriage has been filed, there is a minority of states in the U.S. that allow for common law marriages. The requirements…
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California divorcees decided to sell off many of their possessions as their marriages ended

There are many different ways that people can choose to both physically and symbolically move on after a divorce. Getting the right kind of legal help early in the process always makes this transition into single life easier.  Local news…
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Fort Walton Beach area residents are more likely to experience stress and losses tied to divorce than most other Americans

It’s no secret that divorce causes a number of problems that can extend to a person’s finances, social relationships, and work performance. Losing custody of children is also an extremely troubling process.  Florida seems to have a particularly…