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The Right to Divorce for Same-Sex Couples
The Right to Divorce for Same-Sex Couples

The recent U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges declared unconstitutional any state law which prohibited same-sex marriage. This ruling not only protects a same-sex couple’s right to marry, but also their right to divorce. Divorce laws are governed by state and ...

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    The Superior Court recently issued an opinion concerning whether a grandmother had standing to pursue legal and physical custody against the ...

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  • How Can a Party Protect Him or Herself in a Relationship not Recognized by the State

    A question as to how parties who are not married in the eyes of the state but who have a committed relationship to each other can protect their status ...

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