You probably aren’t surprised to hear that the laws affecting families is always changing. Laws affecting divorce, child custody, paternity, and so on are constantly being scrutinized and challenged in courts and legislature. And rightfully so. As society changes, so do the laws that govern it. For example, more legislation and court room time cases are being generated from the emergence of civil liberties disputes on behalf of the gay and lesbian communities. Regardless of your opinion on such matters, the courts are seeing more litigation than ever right here in our state of Colorado.
Here are a few recent news articles on law changes affecting Coloradans …
http://news.google.com Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:06:04 GMT
Colorado’s child-care aid snubs families it was meant to help the most – Denver Post: Brittany Pettersen, D-Lakewood, is pushing legislation to divorce the state and federal tax credits. That would let parents such as Jimenez get a state benefit. “People …
http://news.google.com Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:36:30 GMT
Divorce laws update from Colorado Bar Association, Chaffee County Times: Effective Jan. 1, 2014 – for divorce cases filed after that date – the Colorado courts will consider new advisory guidelines as a starting point for awards of maintenance (s …
http://www.krdotv.com/ Jan 15
Colorado‘s civil union law for gay and lesbian couples has only been on the books since May and there are already seven divorce cases on court dockets. Supporters of the state’s civil union law tell the Fort Collins Coloradoan divorces are part of any relationship and should be expected.
http://www.foxcarolina.com/ Dec 20, 2013
“The district firmly believes it has acted reasonably and fairly,” its lawyer says. In New York, for example, the law says students can’t be discriminated against on the basis of their gender identity. Using jersey numbers or the date of your favorite divorce to pick the right combination.
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