ANATOMY OF A GAY DIVORCE

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DOMA; PROP 8; FULL FAITH AND CREDIT/COMITY; EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION; ALIMONY; DOMESTIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENTS; GOODRIDGE v. DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH OF THE STATE OF MASSACHUSETTS It’s happening not only in states where same-sex couples can get married such as Massachusetts and Connecticut, but also in states that ban same-sex marriages such as New York, New Jersey, …

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Divorce & Guardianship: On getting control over your "incapacitated" ex-spouse

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Guardianship of an ex spouse Anybody, even a total stranger, can petition the court for guardianship of another person no matter what the person’s age. So, even if you are separated from, or divorced from your spouse, and you feel that a situation exists such that the individual over whom you seek guardianship is “incapacitated” I …

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Lottery winnings and divorce

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Lottery winnings and divorce Mega Millions Lotto winnings and divorce: Do you have to share the loot? Lottery winnings and divorce: New York Mega Millions lottery jackpot is now $171 million dollars! Will you buy a ticket tonight?  Well, good luck, mes amies! Although, I don’t know why you are bothering to play tonight because I am all over …

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NEW YORK: Dr. Susan Hirschfeld sues her husband for $500K in maintenance/spousal support… What is the purpose of maintenance?

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Dr. Susan Hirschfeld, wife of multi-millionaire real estate mogul Elie Hirschfeld, Esq., has brought action in Manhattan Supreme Court for maintenance and spousal support from her estranged husband. Mrs. Hirschfeld claims that her husband (who is worth in excess of half a billion dollars which he inherited from his father) owes her approximately half a million …

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Your inheritance if you divorce: Do you have to share it with your husband or wife?

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# Your inheritance if you divorce   Normally, you don’t have to share your money from inheritance if you divorce but there could be times when you do. It depends on you and how you handled the inheritance during the marriage. You see, your inheritance is what is called “separate property” normally and usually you …

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