Tag Archives: divorce

Familiar bills returning to Annapolis (access required)

Issues involving child custody will dominate family-law legislation in Maryland’s 2016 General Assembly session, which begins Jan. 13. Many of the bills will reflect measures that failed in the 2015 session but remain high priorities for the legislators who introduced ...

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Shared parenting still elusive (access required)

Legislation designed to add a presumption to custody disputes that joint physical custody with equal parenting time is in the best interest of the child has been introduced in various forms over the years but has never gained much traction ...

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A landmark divorce ruling in the U.K. (access required)

LONDON — Britain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in favor of two women who argued their husbands misled judges about their wealth during divorce proceedings — a landmark decision that may reopen other settlements. The ruling involves the cases of ...

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Dad ‘responsible’ for IVF baby (access required)

A father who attempted to deny legal responsibility for a child conceived through in vitro fertilization during a since-ended marriage is responsible for providing support to the child even though they are not biologically related, the Court of Special Appeals ...

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