Monthly Archives: June 2012

Conservatorships and Dissolution, When Does a Party have Capacity to Divorce?

In the Straczynski proceedings, the court addressed the necessary mental capacity required for any party to maintain a divorce action. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE The wife in this action suffered from Alzheimer’s and dementia. At the … Continue reading

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What Standard of Proof is Required When the Date of Separation is at Issue?

The standard of proof in any case is important. It helps determine which side has to prove their case to the judge. In re Marriage of Peters discusses the different burdens of proof. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE DISSOLUTION OF … Continue reading

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