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Rethinking no fault divorce. Or thinking about blame and forgiveness?
Rethinking no fault divorce. Or thinking about blame and forgiveness? In 1975 Australians decided to move away from the bad old days when divorce was all about whose fault it was. Back in those days, one spouse or the other had to be guilty of adultery, cruelty or neglect, before a divorce could be granted. For the couple involved, this… Read more
Divorce: Who owns the kids?
Divorce: Who owns the kids? Jean Paul Getty the third was a sixteen year old kid when he was kidnapped. His Grandpa refused to pay a ransom because he had other grand kids and didn’t want to potentially have to pay ransoms for them too. His Dad said he’d pay the ransom if his Mum gave up her rights to… Read more
Divorce advice from “Experts”. Knowing when to pass.
Divorce advice from “Experts”. Knowing when to pass. Separation and Divorce happen every day to many families. Maybe because it is a life crisis that so many people face, family and friends often think they have helpful advice for you. Sometimes that’s true, but very often it is not. Because someone has been divorced themselves, or someone close to them… Read more