Unequal Property Division Affirmed in Lebanon, Tennessee Divorce: Dewald v. Dewald

Facts: Wife was a 19-year-old college student when she met Husband, then 27 years old. Within a few weeks after meeting, Wife dropped out of college and moved in with Husband. They married six months later and have one son. When they married, Wife entered the marriage with, according to the trial court, “nothing but the […]

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When Couples Divorce, Who Gets to Keep the Dog? (Or Cat.)

I found this article by Christopher Mele in The New York Times to be of interest. When Couples Divorce, Who Gets to Keep the Dog? (Or Cat.) When couples get divorced, children are not the only ones who can get caught in custody disputes. Fights over other members of the family — beloved pets — […]

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