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June 2015 Archives

Women's rights protected against rapists

On May 29, 2015, President Barack Obama signed into law the Rape Survivor Child Custody Act, part of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act. The new law is a bipartisan effort by Democrat Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida and Republican Tom Marino of Pennsylvania.

Signing a prenup may lead to fewer issues down the road

As a couple prepares to enter into a marriage, probably the absolute last thing they want to think about is the possibility of divorce. But, the sad reality is that various reports estimate that in the United States approximately 50 percent of married people will experience a divorce in their lifetime. And, along with child support, child custody and potential alimony to be discussed and decided upon, property settlement can be among the most complicated issues to discuss and come to an agreement upon.

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