DIVORCE HELP: 8 questions answered by a divorce lawyer

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What are the grounds for divorce?In every state in the United States, divorce can be obtained with no grounds. All a party has to say is that the marriage is over and he or she can get a divorce on the basis of “irreconcilable differences.”

How to divorce a CEO: Issues in the CEO divorce

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There are other issues on the other side of this coin. Because actually it is not just the wives but the shareholders of the companies these CEOs manage also have headaches relating to this CEO divorce. I was reading recently about the “impact of CEO divorce on shareholders.”

Does a parent need permission to travel with kids after divorce?

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Generally speaking, I believe that unless there is some special clause in their custodial agreement that requires him to get her permission a parent does not need to seek the custodial parent’s permission. After all, these are the noncustodial parent’s children as well.

CHILDREN AND CUSTODY: Mom finds long lost kids on FACEBOOK – after 15 year abduction

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Faustino Utrera is in jail following his arrest for child abduction 15 years ago. He abducted his own children and took them from their mom (his wife) and their home in San Bernadina, California to Florida. The children were unearthed by their mother when she typed her daughter’s name in Facebook and subsequently “friended” her. …

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NEW YORK: Is Rosie O'Donnell getting divorced from Kelli Carpenter? If so, what are the legal issues?

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“Rosie O’Donnell and Kelli Carpenter were one of the most famous married gay couples. But as of Tuesday, they are couples no more.” That, if true, raises some legal questions. Such as: CAN THEY GET A DIVORCE IN NEW YORK? New York, unlike Massachusetts and a number of other states, does not allow same-sex marriages. But …

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COLORADO:Child Protective Services to check out Balloon Boy Falcon Heene's parents

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Oh oh. Looks like somebody might be in trouble over the Balloon Boy Odyssey over in Colorado. The Heene’s may need to get themselves an attorney: http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/AheadoftheCurve/balloon-boy-home-safe-family-facing-questions-disappearance/story?id=8842957&cid=yahoo_pitchlist Will they lose custody you think? Pic http://www.flickr.com/photos/jshappell/ / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 More on Heenes here: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/colorado-richard-heenes-idiocy-could-cost-him-his-kids