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July 2013

Divorce in the News:


Convicted of murdering ex-client, lawyer is fighting attorney disciplinary petition

Suing ex-client for $500K in divorce fees led to disbarment ruling for former bar president

Divorce attorney who helped client break into spouse’s home loses law license for 2 years

Lawyer’s disclosure to wife’s best friend outs J.K. Rowling as author of murder mystery


Client who lost $6M to pin-up ex-wife sues lawyer for advising him to put money in wife’s name


Mother blocked from living with lesbian partner over morality clause in divorce papers

Dad wears Nazi uniform to court in bid for visitation rights

Judge whose angry rant was caught in YouTube clip is suspended for nearly 4 years

Video captures courtroom attack of woman seeking protection order

Oops. Judge holds himself in contempt when his own cell phone rings during court hearing


Silicon Valley venture capital group wants to provide kinder, cheaper way to divorce

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