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Fighting for the Right to Same Sex Divorce

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The recognition of the right to marry in some states has been an immense step forward for same sex couples, but several jurisdictions that have not recognized that right are now facing another, related legal question: What happens when such marriages don’t work out and the couples want to divorce in their state? If the […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 28th, 2014 at 10:21 am

Posted in Divorce,Legal News

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Capital Punishment on Trial in Texas

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The constitutionality of the death penalty hasn’t been explicitly addressed in a courtroom for quite a while, but that is about to change in a Texas federal district court today. The Huffington Post has reported that defense attorneys for John Edward Green, Jr., who is accused of the murder of a woman during a robbery […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

December 6th, 2010 at 11:22 am