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To its supporters, covenant marriage is the answer to America's rising divorce rate. To critics, it's a rigid constraint that makes an already difficult situation even more painful. But for couples looking to tie the knot, covenant marriage is just one more thing to consider before saying "I do." more...

- Divorce

While the debate over whether new immigrants to the United States should be required to learn English always seems to be floating somewhere near the surface of American society, it has recently dipped into a new pool—the area of parental rights. One Tennessee juvenile court judge is developing a bit of a reputation for admonishing immigrant women; if they don't learn the language, he will consider terminating their parental rights to their children. more...

- Family Law Basics

When it comes to divorce, citizens of the Empire State are still stuck in the dark ages. New York's divorce laws are some of the strictest in the nation. In fact, New York is the only state in the union without a No-Fault Divorce option. more...

- Divorce