Blog Posts in May, 2012

Grandma Must Care for The Kids

There are times when a parent has raised her family and is under the impression that she will she will be an empty- nester the rest of her life. However, there are many older Americans who are now ...
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Father of 30 Wants Child Support Help From State

Should the government step in to support the many children of one man even though fathering thirty children is not a responsible act? A father of 30 children, from 11 mothers, is pleading with the ...
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Gilbert Shooting Victim Declined To File for Protection

If one abused woman from Arizona had filed an order of protection, she might still be alive today. Unfortunately, she declined to do so. Lisa Mederos had gone to Gilbert police in February to report ...
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Ten Signs of An Emotionally Abusive Relationship

Part one of a two part series. No matter how attractive, old or smart a person is, he or she can be a victim of emotional abuse. Unfortunately, what starts as emotional abuse, many times turns into ...
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Wwe Champion John Cena Files for Divorce

John Cena, WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) champion, filed for divorce from his wife, Liz Huberdeau, yesterday, May 10, 2012. Cena and Liz were high school sweethearts and had been together for ...
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Increase in Child Support Modifications

Child support modification requests are up 65% in Arizona this year compared to last year. This is largely due to the economic recession. The same forces that are pushing the child support ...
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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Across the United States, approximately 5.8 million children are living in homes where grandparents are the householders. These families are often called “grandfamilies”. More than 2.5 ...
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Deadbeat Moms Child Support Offenders in Arizona

The terms “deadbeat dad” or “deadbeat mom” are labels given to single parents who fail to meet their child support obligations. According to the U.S. Census, in 2010 custodial ...
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New State Laws Affecting Arizona Families

Our governor has signed 155 new bills this session, which ends in a few more days. Normally, these will take effect in 90 days – around August. Among them are these two which impact divorces: HB ...
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