LOS ANGELES: "Palimony" queen Michelle Triola Marvin dies in LA

In the New York Times Obituary section, one will find the story of Michelle Triola Marvin who is credited with coining the phrase “palimony.” And why? Well, she tried to get alimony even though she had never married her live-in lover. The court (including the appellate division in California) threw her case out. Read the story of Ms. Triola here: http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2009/10/31/us/AP-US-Obit-Michelle-Triola-Marvin.html?scp=3&sq=divorce&st=cse