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Adultery and alimony

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on October 23, 2014

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Adultery is on the books in several states as a criminal act, but not in California, as of this post. So here is today’s question: does cheating on a spouse affect the terms of a couple’s divorce, specifically regarding alimony? The answer to that question, for California couples who divorce, is yes. And no. California […]

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Infidelity: How Does it Affect my Child Custody & Divorce Case

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on October 17, 2014

We have written about infidelity, divorce, and child custody in our blog before; but it is always an engaging topic. First of all, readers may find themselves asking: if California is a no-fault divorce state, why should it matter at all if infidelity occurred before a divorce? We are a almost a century past naming […]

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When Domestic Violence Impacts Divorce

by Dinnebier & Demmerle on August 29, 2014

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It is an unfortunate fact of life that some people injure others who are close to them: spouses, children, other family members. Domestic violence can be physical, or it can be psychological.  When either type of abuses occur, it isn’t only the direct victim that is affected.  Everyone in the household can be affected.  And […]

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