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  • 7 Tips to Make Divorce Less Stressful for Your Kids
    7 Tips to Make Divorce Less Stressful for Your Kids

    Going through a divorce is a stressful process for any adult, and when there are children involved, the level of stress they go through is higher than they often know how to cope with. Your children ...

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  • Meet the Parents: Establishing Paternity in Texas
    Meet the Parents: Establishing Paternity in Texas

    Paternity is another term for fatherhood. In a legal context, establishing paternity means determining who the law considers to be the father of a child. This determination creates certain rights and ...

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  • 6 Tips for Parents Whose Children Were Removed by Child Protective Services
    6 Tips for Parents Whose Children Were Removed by Child Protective Services

    The Texas Family Code authorizes Child Protective Services to remove children from homes that investigators believe to be physically, mentally, and / or emotionally unsafe for them. If this happens to ...

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  • Common Law Marriage and Divorce in Texas
    Common Law Marriage and Divorce in Texas

    Many people have heard of the concept of a “common law” marriage, but most states have actually rescinded the rights of couples to engage in a common law marriage in recent decades. Texas, however, is ...

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  • Fault vs. No-Fault Grounds for Texas Divorce
    Fault vs. No-Fault Grounds for Texas Divorce

    No matter where you live, in order to obtain a dissolution of your marriage you are going to have to list some sort of grounds for divorce . The “grounds for divorce” is the basis or reason why you ...

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  • 6 Tips to Help You Manage Divorce Stress
    6 Tips to Help You Manage Divorce Stress

    The stress caused by a divorce can be overwhelming. It has the potential to engulf you and wear you down until you are a withered shell of your former self. After all, you are going through likely one ...

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