Divorce 100 years ago

Posted in Divorce on August 29, 2016

Some recently released documents provide an interesting look at what some divorces looked like in the U.S. a century ago. The documents are recently unsealed New York divorce records from the early 20th century. That state automatically seals divorce records for 100 years. One thing one might be struck by when looking over the details… read more

Breaking divorce-related anger without breaking the bank

Posted in Divorce on August 25, 2016

There are times when the divorce process is necessarily long. Some couples have complicated estates that must be divided carefully. Child custody proceedings can also be lengthy. But a significant number of divorces take longer than they need to simply because couples have unresolved anger and grief toward one another. Even if the divorce details… read more

Are divorce and child custody leading to fewer inter-state moves?

Posted in Divorce on August 22, 2016

Moving to another state can be stressful and a very impactful life change. So, there are a variety of things that could make a person hesitant to make such a move. It appears that hesitation to make these sorts of moves has been growing in the United States in recent decades. Data on inter-state migration… read more