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NJ Supreme Court Overturns Child Relocation Standards

On August 8, a New Jersey Supreme Court judge overturned a 16-year-old precedent during a court case that involved a custodial parent’s wish to relocate her children to another state. The precedent determined whether custodial parents would be permitted to relocate a child to another state even if the other parent protested the move. Before […]

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Fighting Parents Are Worse Than Divorce

Most parents know that divorce harms their children. Many parents seeking divorce try to make the separation as amicable as possible. Yet, research from the University of York, in Heslington, UK indicates that divorce alone does not account for the learning difficulties many children experience. The study examined 19,000 children and found surprising results. Both […]

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Divorce After 50

Many couples over the age of 50 have growing concerns about divorce, both in terms of its prevalence in their lives among friends and family, as well as how to go through the process themselves. Divorce rates among couples over 50 have doubled over the past 25 years, and for couples over 65, rates have […]

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Blac Chyna Granted Restraining Order Against Rob Kardashian

By Kelli Martone Model and entrepreneur, Blac Chyna, was granted a temporary restraining order against former fiancé, Rob Kardashian, on Monday. In the filing, Blac Chyna accused him of cyber-bullying her, which consisted of his posting personal information regarding his relationship with her as well as sexually explicit images of her. She also claims that […]

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Adultery in New Jersey

As grounds for divorce, adultery has a long history in the state of New Jersey. Many spouses guilty of adultery would face punitive measures that would affect child custody and alimony. That is no longer the case in New Jersey. Instead the courts do not seek to punish an adulterous spouse, but rather ensure an […]

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Preparing Financially for Divorce

Most people who go through divorce do not have a prenuptial agreement, meaning that when a divorce takes place, the finances must be divided. Anyone anticipating divorce should consider a few things in advance. While friends and family may offer advice in these matters, it is best to remember that each state has different divorce […]

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NJ Legislators Seek Harsher Penalties for Domestic Violence Offenders

By Kelli Martone A new bill, considered by New Jersey legislators, would create stricter penalties for domestic violence-related offenses. The proposed bill, which was approved by the Assembly Judiciary Committee on Monday, is a bipartisan bill sponsored by Assemblymen Pamela Lampitt, Ronald Dancer, and several others. Penalties for attempts to cause bodily harm to another […]

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Haddonfield Divorce Lawyers: Acknowledging a Partner

A new study from Sweden shows that how a couple shares household duties and their perception of the sharing can affect their relationship. Stockholm University’s demography unit studied heterosexual couples and surveyed them about who does what at home. The couples were also asked about their thoughts on relationships, parental leave, and gender equality. The […]

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South Jersey Divorce Lawyers Discuss Marriage 101 Classes Across Asia

While divorce is not the societal taboo it once was, it still may not be an ideal scenario for many. Wedding costs average at roughly $40,000 USD, making it feel like an enormous waste of money if the relationship simply leads to divorce after the fact. As divorce rates rise and more couples face this […]

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South Jersey Divorce Lawyer: Signs Your Partner Wants a Divorce

Divorce rates in the United States are, depending on the source, somewhere between 30 and 50 percent, and have been increasing continuously for the past three decades. While there are many options for those trying to improve their relationship, from marriage counseling to online resources, being aware of signs that your partner might be having […]

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