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September 2013 Archives

Arrest made in regards to alleged same-sex partner domestic abuse

Domestic violence is something that can arise in all different types of relationships. It can happen within married couples, unmarried couples, opposite-sex couples and same-sex couples. Regardless of what type of relationship domestic violence occurs within, domestic violence can be incredibly harmful and impactful on a person.

Record-breaking fiscal year for Texas child support collections

Child support payments can be very impactful. These payments can play a significant role in ensuring that children receive the support they need. There are many steps states take to try to ensure that ordered child support payments are made.

'CSI' actor getting divorced

Recently, a divorce case has arisen involving an actor who is in a popular television show that many people here in Texas watch. The actor in question is Wallace Langham. Langham is one of the stars of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."

Child support payments lowered for Sheen

Many different issues can arise in relation to child support. One such issue is child support modification. Sometimes, changes in circumstances will lead to a parent seeking to have the amount of a child support obligation changed. Examples of circumstance changes that parents will sometimes seek child support modifications in relation to include income changes and child custody changes.

Divorce of Laura Dern and Ben Harper made final

Recently, a celebrity divorce has reached its conclusion. The divorce in question is the divorce of musician Ben Harper and actress Laura Dern. Harper has multiple albums to his name and Dern has starred in many movies and television shows. Dern's credits include "Jurassic Park" and the television show "Enlightened."

Community property, equitable distribution: How do they differ?

Divorce is a formal legal process that ends a marriage under the eyes of the law. The broad definition is the same in all 50 states. As for the details, that is where everything starts to differ depending on where you file those divorce papers.

Request made for former NBA star to pay child support up front

Former NBA star Allen Iverson has been in the news quite a bit as of late in relation to child support. He and his ex-wife had been involved in a child support dispute in which his ex-wife accused him of missing child support payments. This dispute was resolved when Iverson paid $40,000 in back child support.

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