Month: March 2013

Deion Sanders awarded custody of kids

Residents of Illinois may have recently heard that after two weeks of back-and-forth allegations from Deion Sanders’ and his estranged wife’s attorneys, a jury finally reached a verdict in the contentious child custody case. Hall of Fame and NFL superstar Deion Sanders and Pilar Sanders have been going through the divorce since 2011. Pilar Sanders…
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Deion Sanders awarded custody of kids

Residents of Illinois may have recently heard that after two weeks of back-and-forth allegations from Deion Sanders’ and his estranged wife’s attorneys, a jury finally reached a verdict in the contentious child custody case. Hall of Fame and NFL superstar Deion Sanders and Pilar Sanders have been going through the divorce since 2011. Pilar Sanders…
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President signs domestic violence bill into law

Many women who live with violence on a day-to-day basis stay with their abusers because they feel they have nowhere to go and no one to turn to for help and support. A new law aimed at stemming the tide of domestic violence in Illinois and the rest of the country, however, may provide new…
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Divorcing couples increase in age, concerned with retirement

The traditional picture of divorcing Chicago couples includes parents of young children saddled with mortgage and credit card debt, with little in the way of savings or equity in the home. However, today’s divorce cases are increasingly painting a very different picture: Individuals who are over 50 are more likely to be worried about their…
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Court order does not give a divorced party sole homeownership

Following divorce, many Illinois couples divide former marital property. A divorcing party may be able to obtain a court order stating that he or she alone is the owner of the home. However, the simplicity of a court order does little to resolve the complexity of separating an ex-spouse from a mortgage or title in…
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