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Blog Posts in March, 2012

The Court Speaks: Top Ten List from Generations. #10.

In Allegheny County, PA, custody cases almost always go through the "Generations" process. This starts with an educational seminar that the parties must attend, followed by mandatory ...
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New Allegheny County procedures: Bad weather, scheduling etc.

Here are the lastest changes to family law procedure in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. 1. Bad weather. In case of bad weather, the Court is now posting its status on the crawl that appears at the ...
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Local Case Notes: Alimony, E.D.& counsel fees

In the local Allegheny County PA case of Casper v. Casper, Judge Marmo issued a decision concerning parties who had married in 1985 and separted in 2008, with two grown children. Husband worked at an ...
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Case Notes: Proper state for custody - Pennsylvania v. South Dakota

In the case of C.L. v. Z.M.F.H., 18 A3d 1175 (Pa. Super 2011), the PA Superior Court had to decide upon the proper state for a custody case. Father lived in Pennsyvlania. Mother lived in an Indian ...
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