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How Can I Get an Annulment in North Carolina?
How Can I Get an Annulment in North Carolina?

Many people have mistakenly heard of annulments as a “get out of jail free” card, in which they can wipe their marriage from memory and pretend it never happened. However, despite many people wishing for something more permanent than just divorcing their spouse, divorces are ...

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Blog posts in Divorce

  • How Should I Tell My Kids About Divorce?

    Divorce is hard enough without the added element of when there are children involved, as this only complicates and makes matters more painful. ...

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  • THREE PART SERIES: PART THREE- WHAT HAPPENS IF I VIOLATE A NC DVPO?

    With a DVPO, the defendant is ordered to stay away from the plaintiff, without contact of any kind for a certain period of time. DVPO’s can be issued ...

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  • THREE PART SERIES: PART TWO- WHAT IS A CIVIL NO-CONTACT RESTRAINING ORDER?

    Also referred to as a 50C, a Civil No-Contact Restraining Order is meant to protect victims of nonconsensual sexual conduct or stalking. It offers ...

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  • WILL MY CHILD SUPPORT OBLIGATION EVER END?

    Child Support: “Court-ordered payments, typically made by the noncustodial divorced parent, to support one’s minor child or children” So…you have to ...

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  • DOES MY EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION CLAIM DISAPPEAR AFTER THE DEATH OF A PARTY?

    The opposing party of your case has passed away, but what happens to your equitable distribution (ED) claim after the death of a party? Unlike most ...

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  • CAN I ADOPT MY STEP-CHILD?

    The short answer is yes, you can adopt your step-child if you meet certain criteria. Each case varies, but the following is a guideline as to how you ...

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  • DO I HAVE TO PROVE WRONGDOING IN MY MARRIAGE TO GET A DIVORCE IN NORTH CAROLINA?

    Want a divorce but your partner hasn’t done anything specific to warrant it? Luckily for you, North Carolina is a no-fault divorce state meaning that ...

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  • DOES EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION MEAN A 50/50 SPLIT OF PROPERTY?

    What does it mean that North Carolina is an equitable distribution state? If property disagreements can’t be solved between parties, the court will ...

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  • ABSOLUTE DIVORCE VS. DIVORCE FROM BED AND BOARD?

    What is it? How do I get it? Absolute Divorce No fault required Ends marital contract so spouses are not married anymore Must live separately and ...

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