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PRL 101 slides, Nov. 10

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November 10, 2015

PRL 101 slides, Nov. 10

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Ted Major

November 10, 2015
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  1. Family Law creative commons licensed (BY-NC-SA) flickr photo by xadrian:

    https://flic.kr/p/ai4GtE
  2. In-class assignment creative commons licensed (BY-NC-ND) flickr photo by F.

    Tronchin: https://flic.kr/p/25sJpw
  3. Family Law • Marriage • Divorce • Child Custody •

    Visitation • Child Support creative commons licensed (BY) flickr photo by kevin dooley: https://flic.kr/p/6m6JvE
  4. Premarriage issues • Promise to marry • Antenuptial/Prenuptial agreement –In

    writing (Statute of Frauds)
  5. Marriage • Requirements –Age –Marriage license –Ceremony –Any person authorized

    to celebrate the rites of matrimony is entitled to $2 for each marriage solemnized. Ala Code §30-1-8
  6. Common law marriage • Capacity • Consent to marry •

    Public recognition • Cohabitation Adams v. Boan, 559 So.2d 1084 (Ala., 1990) • No common law divorce
  7. Ending the relationship • Separation • Legal separation §30-2-40 •

    Divorce §30-2-1 et seq. • Annulment
  8. creative commons licensed (BY-ND) flickr photo by grittycitygirl: https://flic.kr/p/iJMX9 Divorce

  9. Divorce • Community Property States: – Arizona – California –

    Idaho – Louisiana – Nevada – New Mexico – Texas – Washington – Wisconsin
  10. Marital property creative commons licensed (BY-NC-ND) flickr photo by Tjflex2:

    https://flic.kr/p/sCucN
  11. Separate property creative commons licensed (BY) flickr photo by HockeyholicAZ:

    https://flic.kr/p/nvLq69
  12. Divorce • Common law states –Equitable distribution • length of

    marriage • occupation • standard of living • wealth and earning ability • child custody • health • other relevant factors
  13. Divorce issues • Division of debts • Support obligations –Alimony

    –Child Support • Child custody –“Best interests of the child”
  14. Annulment • Consanguinity • Prior marriage • Underage • Under

    the influence • Impotency • Fraud/duress