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How to File a Restraining Order for Domestic Violence

During the holidays, alcohol and drug consumption increases. Much of this could be attributed to the partying and celebration that accompany the holidays, but victims of domestic violence know that ...
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What is Contempt?

When it comes to a divorce, there are cases where the circumstances of one or both parties have changed. Despite the existence of the modification process, sometimes an ex-spouse does not fulfill his ...
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3 Things You Should Do Before Filing for a Divorce

Often couples considering divorce approach the process by making several of their decisions based on emotion. As experienced Ocala divorce attorneys, we have seen our fair share of acrimonious ...
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New Developments in Native American Child Custody Case

New developments have come to light in a high profile child custody case involving the question of Native American tribal law. Florida readers of this blog may have heard about the case of baby ...
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Florida Judge Sentences Man for Failure to Pay Child Support

It is a law that has been rarely used according to the clerk of a country criminal court. However, a Florida woman armed with contempt of court orders for her ex-husband's failure to pay child ...
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Emotions and Divorce

Too often when client's are first handling the throws of divorce or separation, the emotions involved run very high. There is an old adage that says criminal lawyers see bad people at their best ...
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Is It Illegal to Snoop in Your Spouse's E-mail?

Is it illegal to snoop on your spouse's e-mail? That will be the question before the court in the case of Mr. Leon Walker. He "hacked" into his wife's e-mail (she kept the password ...
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Florida Domestic Violence Injunctions: What is imminent fear?

There are times when Domestic Violence Injunctions are truly necessary. Then there are times when an Injunction is being used as a "sword" and not a "shield." The court must find, ...
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