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You Want to Divorce, Your Spouse Does Not: What’s Next? Aug07

You Want to Divorce, Your Spouse Does Not: What’s Next?

Published on August 07, 2017 Once the decision has been made to end a Virginia marriage, the next step is to sit down and discuss the matter with one's spouse. This can be a difficult prospect, especially in cases in which the other party is expected to be resistant to ending the marr...

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Extradition Can Be a Complicated Criminal Justice Matter Aug15

Extradition Can Be a Complicated Criminal Justice Matter

Published August 15, 2017 by  You’ve seen it before on reality TV: a person commits a crime, then flees the area in an attempt to avoid facing the charges. When the individual is caught in another state or even another country, they are brought back to the original jurisdiction to ...

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Child Custody Concerns During the School Year Aug22

Child Custody Concerns During the School Year

Published on August 22, 2017 As parents settle into the back-to-school rhythm, some will have a more challenging time than others. It can take some time to adjust after a divorce, as parents learn to share the responsibilities of their children's school and extracurricular activities....

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FAQ Friday – Child Support Aug25

FAQ Friday – Child Support

Published August 25, 2017 by  is a complex legal issue that can involve numerous factors including income, healthcare costs, child care costs, number of children involved, employment status, and more. In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca Wad...

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FAQ Friday – DUI in Virginia Sep01

FAQ Friday – DUI in Virginia

Published September 01, 2017 by  There are many misconceptions about what a person is required to do if they get pulled over by the police for driving under the influence (DUI). As Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken and Leischner, explains -- in Virginia, there is ...

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FAQ Friday – El Estado Especial de Inmigrantes Juveniles Sep08

FAQ Friday – El Estado Especial de Inmigrantes Juveniles

Published September 08, 2017 by  Si usted es menor de edad y es ilegal, puede peticionar para el Estado Especial de Inmigrantes Juveniles para obtener residencia. El Estado Especial de Inmigrantes Juveniles es una manera en que uno puede pedir una orden de la corte estatal que se enc...

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Four Dirty Divorce Tricks That May Cost You In Court Sep20

Four Dirty Divorce Tricks That May Cost You In Court

Published on September 20, 2017 is stressful enough. Don’t make it worse by fighting with your soon-to-be-ex over emotionally charged tweets, a destroyed car or a shopping spree you took with their credit card. When you are in the midst of a divorce, put your desire to get revenge ...

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FAQ Friday – Possession of Marijuana and License Suspension Part 2 Sep22

FAQ Friday – Possession of Marijuana and License Suspension Part 2

Published September 22, 2017 In this week’s FAQ Friday, Rebecca Wade, partner at Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner, discusses how differ from state laws. She explains that if an individual is caught with possession of marijuana while on federal property, it is considered...

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Who Gets the Engagement Ring if the Couple Splits Before Marriage? Oct05

Who Gets the Engagement Ring if the Couple Splits Before Marriage?

Published October 05, 2017 by Engagements, unfortunately, don’t always lead to wedded bliss. Sometimes a fiancé discovers he or she is in love with the engagement ring — but not with the person who proposed marriage — and wants to hang on to the valuable bauble after the break...

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