Good news for US Military servicemembers: Divorce rates leveled off in 2010

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The divorce rate in the military was on a steady ascent since the start of “Operation Enduring Freedom” but has levelled off in 2010 according to recent reports from the Pentagon. Newly released Pentagon statistics show that the overall military divorce rate leveled off in 2010 after a consistent increase over the previous five years. …

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Advice for Military personel seeking a divorce

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Are you in the military? Check out this website by the North Carolina Bar for great information involving military pensions and other relevant resources if you or your spouse is in the military and you are getting a divorce: http://www.ncbar.gov/lamp/l_military_divorce.asp image

Studies show that military personnel (especially female) have a higher rate of divorce while in active duty

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Oprah had a show on today about women in the military and how about 6,500 of them are currently homeless after resuming civilian life. Also, many of them lose custody of their children, permanently, on account of the fact that they are deployed for extended periods of time. That was really disheartening to hear. Of …

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Military Divorce: When you or your spouse is deployed how do you get a divorce?

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MILITARY DIVORCE INFORMATION – Part One I’ve been meaning to write a post for contribution to Divorce Saloon for a while about military divorce and what a former spouse needs to know and also what the military person needs to know, as well, about divorce and the military. And it’s not all pomp and circumstance. First of all, the …

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SAN FRANCISCO/IRAQ: When deploying female soldiers divorce, by guest author

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Divorce is a triple threat for female soldiers according to recent reports. At least, that is what I read here: http://us.oneworld.net/article/367420-divorce-rate-triple-us-female-soldiers. Says New America Media: More than 30,000 single mothers have deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. The Army, the most heavily deployed branch of the military, gives women just four months to stay stateside with …

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