What’s the difference between a prenup and postnup agreement? Although prenuptial and postnuptial agreements are a sensitive topic for couples, many people have found that by establishing financial boundaries, their relationship has improved. With alarming statistics that 50% of marriages end in divorce and that Sierra Vista, Arizona is ranked second for highest divorce rate in the country, preparing for the possibility of divorce is a responsible action for couples to take. Post-nuptial and prenuptial agreements are very similar, the major difference is that a prenuptial agreement is signed and discussed before the wedding and a post-nuptial agreement is discussed […]

What is Domestic Violence? Domestic violence in the state of Arizona is a serious offense. If you and your children are victims of domestic violence, it is important to contact authorities to protect yourself against violent acts. The Arizona legislative system defines domestic violence as threats, harassment, molestation, stalking, attacks, batter or strikes on an intimate partner, family member, or child. Even if the offense only occurs once, it is still classified as domestic violence. According to Arizona Aggravated Domestic Violence Laws ARS 13-3601.02: if found guilty of three misdemeanor charges of domestic violence in a span of 84 months, […]

Terrell Owens Drops Another Ball

Or should we saw wife. Terrell Owens, who is best known for his uncanny ability to catch footballs on the gridiron, just can’t seem to catch a break off of it. Reportedly, after two weeks of marriage the former NFL All-world wide receiver is splitting with his newlywed bride, 33 year old Rachel Snider. Snider is convinced that Terrell married her simply for her good credit, and with good reason, it is well documented that Owens can’t seem to figure out how to hold onto his money, or any money for that matter. Snider believes that Owens entered the marriage […]

An Annulment, much like a divorce, is a legal procedure that dissolves a marriage. The appeal of an Annulment for a lot of people is that it treats the marriage like it never happened.  People usually opt for an annulment when their marriage lasted an extremely short time, say, several weeks to a couple months. So, there is usually little to no assets or debt to be divided amongst the couple, and generally no battle over child custody. People are usually eligible for an Annulment under but not limited to the following circumstances. Misrepresentation or fraud- for example a partner […]

If you have been following our blog then you know that domestic violence has become one of the most pervasive issues in the United States today. In this post we will see that Hair, skin, and makeup stylists in Massachusetts are learning to do their part to help people protect themselves against this erosive issue. at the Elizabeth Grady School of Esthetics and Massage Therapy in Medford women participated in a  recent session in what is being called the “Cut It Out” program being run by the office of Middlesex District Attorney, Marian Ryan. The program’s goal is to teach […]

Mesa Woman receives probation for Child Abuse

A Mesa Woman who was arrested December 20th for leaving her 2 year old son on her balcony in nothing but a soiled diaper was sentenced to two years of probation Friday on a misdemeanor count of Child Abuse. Policed were dispatched to the apartment of Jessica Allyson Martinez after neighbors began calling about her child being on her balcony in 40 degree weather and Martinez nowhere in sight. When policed knocked on the door to perform a welfare check the child answered the door in nothing but a soiled diaper and appeared to be dirty and un-bathed. Martinez told […]

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