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Posted 1 year ago in Child Custody and Support Divorce by Sylvia Hsieh  
Real Housewife Porsha Stewart Wins Temp Support from Ex Kordell

Real Housewife of Atlanta Porsha Stewart, and soon-to-be-ex-wife of former NFL player Kordell Stewart, won a court order for $5,000 per month in spousal support. But Kordell is fighting back, claiming his wife of less than two years, is an “an able-bodied person earning income and able to support herself.” Kordell filed for divorce on March 22. According to Porsha, she was blindsided by the filing and Kordell changed the locks on their home without telling her. Georgia Superior Court …

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Posted 1 year ago in Divorce by Michele Bowman  
Texas Man Exonerated, and Ex-Wife Wants a Cut of Reparations

A Dallas man who spent 24 years in prison for sex crimes he didn’t commit was exonerated and compensated by the state of Texas in 2009. Now the woman who stood by him – for a little while, anyway – before divorcing him while he was in prison wants a cut of the $6 million he was awarded.   Stand By Your Man? Steven Phillips’ convictions in 1982 and 1983 for a string of sex crimes were based on eyewitness …

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Posted 1 year ago in Divorce by Aaron Kase  
How Much Will Rupert Murdoch’s Wife Get in Their Divorce?

The dream is over. News Corp honcho Rupert Murdoch and his wife of 14 years, Wendi Deng, are calling it quits. Murdoch, 82, has earned billions through his media company, which includes such assets as Fox News, the New York Post, the Wall Street Journal and 20th Century Fox. He met Deng while she worked for one of his Hong Kong subsidiaries and the pair was married in 1999, weeks after he divorced his second wife. The couple had two …

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Alimony Reform Is Coming [Video]

    Deborah Leff Israel founded the Florida chapter of the Second Wives Club, now called the Florida Women for Alimony Reform. Deborah explains alimony changes are needed to weed out people who truly need longer term support from those who are able-bodied and can work but get away without doing so–because of the law. Lawyers.com videojournalist Amber Statler-Matthews reports on the changes in alimony law, looming in the horizon. Deborah reconnected on Facebook with a friend, whom she had …

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Posted 1 year ago in Divorce by Josh Crank  
Kim Kardashian Divorce Final at Last

More than a year and a half after Kim Kardashian filed for divorce, her union with Brooklyn Nets power forward Kris Humphries officially ended in a Los Angeles courtroom. A judge approved a settlement that the pair agreed to in April, finalizing the 19-month process of ending their 72-day marriage. The couple had a prenup, leading many to believe the divorce would be quick and painless. But Kris felt Kim’s decision to dump him shortly after their extravagant wedding — …

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