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January 2014 Archives

Reviewing alimony and child support payments

State legislators in Colorado and across the nation are considering equal time or at least reducing the disparity between parents in child custody matters. Supporters of these laws feel that it's in the best interests of children to split their time with each parent unless addiction or domestic violence is an issue. However, opponents want judges to have leeway to set up custody that is best for the children.

Beginning of new year brings more divorce filings

January has been nicknamed "Divorce Month" due to many couples in Colorado and throughout the U.S. deciding to get divorced during this month. According to legal research and analysis, there is an increase in divorce cases in January, followed by a rise and peak in March. This statistic is based on divorce filings between 2008 and 2011.

Correcting wrong birth dates in foreign adoptions

In a case with implications for adoptive families in Colorado, one couple was supposedly bringing home a 4-year-old girl from Ethiopia. However, the reality was much different for the Philadelphia couple when the girl herself reported that she was 7. Dental exams and a bone test confirmed the results. Proper care, including food and health, resulted in her tripling in size. However, her birth date needed correcting.

Divorce laws updated

To an extent, divorce has become a game of chance. Depending on presiding judges and what court district handles the case, divorcing couples in and near Denver, Colorado, with similar circumstances may be assigned wildly different support arrangements. "Alimony" has become a charged word in the lexicon of the divorcing or recently divorced.

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