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I Could Not Say “Yes”

In Ohio Revised Code 3105.64 in regards to a petition for marriage dissolution it says, “A) Except as provided in division (B) or (C) of this section, not less than thirty nor more than ninety days after the filing of … Continue reading

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Divorce Law in Ohio: An Overview

I am not a lawyer, and during our 16-month marital separation I never hired a family law attorney. We did hire a professional divorce mediator and I had extensive talks with her and I did some reading. Each state is different … Continue reading

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Divorce Reform

If you are interested in the legal aspects of divorce reform here is some information.  New Divorce Reform Initiative Launched Mike McManus of Marriage Savers has pointed out that it is easier to get out of his marriage of 40 … Continue reading

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Divorce Waiting Period

I know some states impose a waiting period for getting a divorce. My encouragement is that if you are in a state with a waiting period and your spouse wants out of your marriage, take that waiting period and make … Continue reading

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Wyoming Marriage/Divorce Counseling Proposal

This sounds like something worth some debate. Wyoming is thinking about requiring marriage counseling before a marriage license is granted, or counseling before a divorce is granted. http://www.wyomingnews.com/articles/2011/01/11/news/20local_01-11-11.txt

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Using Law to Slow Divorce

If you have been served with an unwanted divorce petition it is critical to  do some serious checking about your state law. Most states in this country have no-fault divorce laws which eventually allow either spouse to get a divorce … Continue reading

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Anything is better than divorce lawyers and court!

During the low point of our separation, when we were basically not speaking or communicating except for the bare essentials of operating our farm business, addressing serious issues with our children, or meeting for marriage mediation, I kept telling myself … Continue reading

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