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The Oscar-nominated movie, Marriage Story, starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, offers insight and advice regarding marriage and divorce. The film focuses on real-life issues within a relationship and offers teachable lessons for those who are ending their marriages. The … Continue reading

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Going through a divorce is physically, emotionally, and mentally challenging. Self-esteem may be low, emotions are often running high, and being almost, but not quite yet single, can be exciting. Although there is no Illinois law against dating during a … Continue reading

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When you and your spouse are in the midst of a divorce, it can be hard for the two of you to come together and make an agreement. Rather than having a judge divide aspects of your life, such as … Continue reading

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Domestic violence cases occur when a member of your household has been physically struck, threatened, or harassed by an opposing house member. Thoughts of domestic violence cases usually depict a husband abusing his wife; however, victims or abusers can be … Continue reading

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Collaborative divorce has been around since the 1980s, and it has been practiced in Illinois since 2002. The Collaborative Process Act went into effect at the beginning of 2018, officially recognizing collaborative divorce as an option to couples who want … Continue reading

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Divorce can be a complicated process, requiring some difficult decisions as couples work to separate the many aspects of their lives that have become intertwined over the course of their relationship. While making these decisions, disagreements often arise over issues … Continue reading

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Preparing for divorce is often an overwhelming task, especially when the end of your marriage seems to have happened suddenly, without much warning. Although many marriages tend to dissolve slowly, over time, some end abruptly. This can result in couples … Continue reading

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Numerous studies over time have revealed overwhelming findings about the effects divorce can have on spouses and their children, ranging from mental distress to more serious long-term physical damage that is sometimes triggered by such prolonged emotional fatigue. The divorce process … Continue reading

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