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Divorce

5 Things to Know When Divorcing Past 55

By | Divorce

According to a Pew Research Center study, divorce for people over age fifty in the U.S. has doubled since 1990, and tripled for those sixty-five and older.* It’s understandable, considering people are living longer. And in some senses, “gray divorce” tends to be a bit easier—children are usually grown and…

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Who Gets the Dog in the Divorce

By | Divorce, Dog Custody

In the past, pets have been considered property in a divorce, where one party is awarded the pet like an asset. But today, with pet-custody battles increasing, courts are looking at pets less like a couch, and more like a child. Factors based on animal best-interest are now being considered…

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History has its Eyes on You

By | Divorce

-By Olivia Nelson In the age of millennials, we have become adept at time-lining our lives through social media. We leave trails of life events and conversations all over the internet. While the public thrill of getting likes on pictures and connecting with our long distance loved ones brings joy,…

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How Much Will My Divorce Cost?

By | Divorce, Family Law

By Jill L. Coil for CoilLaw The number one question I get asked in initial consultations is “How much will my divorce [case] cost?”  I always chuckle at this question because this is the million-dollar question.  Attorneys have been trying in a variety of ways to figure this out so…

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