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'Dukes of Hazzard' star faces divorce after 21 years of marriage

As someone going through a divorce in Massachusetts, the last thing you want to do is have to worry about your divorce haunting you due to child support, spousal support or other factors that weigh you down in the future. As your divorce progresses, defending your rights is important. Of course, you know that, and so does the man in this case.

Alimony In Massachusetts: Payments and Your Needs

What is spousal support like in Massachusetts? Massachusetts has alimony, which is simply the money one spouse pays to the other to help support them after a divorce. The amount of money can be decided by the couple or by the court, depending on the situation.

Kris Jenner files for divorce from celebrity husband

If you enjoy reading about celebrity news, then you may have heard about Kris Jenner filing for divorce from her husband, Bruce Jenner. The September 22 news release has reported that the woman filed for divorce after being married to Bruce Jenner for 23 years.

Duchovny and Leoni split finalized; Leoni gains spousal support

If you're interested in celebrity news, then you might have heard about the finalization of the divorce of David Duchovny and Tea Leoni. An Aug. 9 report stated that the pair officially split up around three years ago, but Duchovny only filed for divorce in June 2014. Now, that divorce has been finalized in the courts, leaving the two to go their separate ways.

Griffith and Banderas enter family law court for divorce

Massachusetts-based readers who are fans of Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas may have heard about their recent decision to divorce. According to People magazine, this divorce may be worth around $50 million, and the couple also shares a child who has just left high school. Their divorce comes after 18 years of marriage, according to the news.

Divorce rate stable in Massachusetts, according to data

Massachusetts has always been one of the states that was ahead of the rest in certain areas, like the legalization of same-sex marriages. Now, same-sex divorce has also been in the limelight, but there are some data points that may be of interest to you. For instance, the May 18 report indicates that the 2004 legalization of same-sex marriages hasn't had much of an impact on the amount of divorces in the state.

Massachusetts family law matters similar to Jennifer Lopez case

Massachusetts readers likely are well aware of the tedious, often lengthy, divorce processes that celebrities find themselves immersed in. Unfortunately, any divorce can become lengthy, tedious and expensive when family law matters are not swiftly and amicably negotiated. Recent reports indicate that actress and singer Jennifer Lopez is currently working through some very common divorce matters, even after two years have passed since the couple originally split. The considerations that Lopez is currently working through may have applicability to many divorce cases.

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