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When a couple gets divorced, everyone “knows” that each spouse is entitled to half of everything the couple owns, including the property that each party brought with them into the marriage. This idea is repeated as fact in countless movies, … Continue reading

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For many individuals, it takes a divorce to realize just how financially dependent a person may be on his or her spouse. This, of course, may be all the more true if you are also trying to raise children. It … Continue reading

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Domestic violence is sadly a common reality for many families in Illinois and across the country. Domestic violence refers to violence, both emotional and physical, against a family member, housemate, or romantic partner. If you are in an abusive relationship, … Continue reading

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