Things Get Out of Hand in L.A. Divorce Trial

Things Get Out of Hand in L.A. Divorce Trial A husband has succeeded in winning an appeal because the judge did not properly divide the community property assets and debts. But the real story in this case may have been the behavior of the husband’s attorney. The judge referred to it as unprofessional and it’s…

Can I still Get Divorced this Year?

Can I still Get Divorced this Year? If the divorce petition was filed and served before June 30, 2018, the answer is yes  Since June 30th was a Saturday, the divorce would have had to have been filed no later than June 29th (since courts are not open on Saturdays) and then served either that…

Wife Attacks Husband but Restraining Order is Denied

Wife Attacks Husband but Restraining Order is Denied You would think that a woman who slapped her husband twice in their home and then pushed him and scratched his neck, before grabbing his cell phone out of his pocket and walking or running away before being arrested, would have a domestic violence restraining order entered…

Are You Sure You’re Married?

Are You Sure You’re Married? I remember an old episode of Gilligan’s Island — well, I guess they’re all old now — when the Howells discovered that they were not really married. Lovey threw a fit and wouldn’t let Thurston sleep in the same hut with her. But, in a decision filed by the California…