Monthly Archives: March 2013

Domestic Violence and Spousal Support

In Priem v. Priem the court denied temporary spousal support to the wife pending the dissolution of marriage, because  the wife previously entered a nolo contendere plea to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE DISSOLUTION The … Continue reading

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Mutual Restraining Orders

In Conness v. Satram the court evaluated whether the trial judge can issue restraining orders against each party in the same case. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE ISSUANCE OF TWO RESTRAINING ORDERS The parties in this case had been in … Continue reading

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Paternity.

In Librers v. Black a non-biological father asked the court to give him parental rights. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE PATERNITY DISPUTE The parties were never married, but while they were together, the mother gave birth to a girl. Both … Continue reading

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