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Effective Co-Parenting Tips as the Holidays Approach

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: November 24, 2014

Effective Co-Parenting Tips as the Holidays Approach With Thanksgiving near and Christmas not far behind, the challenges of navigating the holidays will soon be upon us. And for divorced parents and their children, the holidays often add an extra layer of stress, conflict, misunderstanding and disappointment. But with some thinking ahead and a unified commitment… Read More

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How Can my Daughter Speak in Court and Tell the Fears of her Dad?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: November 17, 2014

How in Arkansas can my 11 year old daughter be able to speak in court and tell her fears of her dad? My ex-husband has received his 2nd DUI. He had just gotten out of a 28 day rehab 6 weeks before. My daughter is scared to ride with him. We went back to court… Read More

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I was sent to Prison and my Kids’ Mom Signed Over Her Rights to our Kids

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: November 17, 2014

I was sent to prison and my kid’s mom signed over her rights to our kids and I was wondering, since we had shared custody, if I still have my rights and can go get them from another state? You say “signed over her rights.” And then you ask if you can get your rights back from another… Read More

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How Old Can a Minor be to Become an Emancipation?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: November 17, 2014

How old can a minor be to become an Emancipation? I have a friend who doesn’t want to live her parents anymore. Arkansas law allows a minor to be emancipated if they are at least 17 years old and can show that they are self supporting. If your friend is 17 you can encourage her to… Read More

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What are my Chances of Getting Temporary Custody of my Nephew?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

What are my Chances of Getting Temporary Custody of my Nephew? My brother was arrested and charged with domestic battery 2nd degree for spanking his child, the child turns red off of any small thing, he has very sensitive skin, his child’s mother pressed charges on him because he’s about to go and apply for… Read More

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Does a Collection Agency Have the Right to Add Charges?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

When a medical provider turns your bill over to a collection agency, does the collection agency have the right to tack on extra charges? We paid each month, but we just didn’t meet their minimum.  It is common for collection agencies to add their collection fee. It is possible that bankruptcy might help you, especially if you have other… Read More

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Is it Legal for a Collection Agency to File a Complaint the Day After Receiving the Bill?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

The original Creditor signed bill over to collection agency on Dec 3 and agency filed complaint on dec 4? Is that legal? They did not try to contact me to settle the debt before they filed a summons as it stated in the complaint. There isn’t any possible way . They took over the account… Read More

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Do I Have a Medical Negligence or Medical Malpractice Case?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

Do I Have a Medical Negligence or Medical Malpractice Case? I was rushed to a hospital emergency room with stroke like symptoms-entire body become paralyzed, speech was extremely slurred and my hands were drawn up. Once I arrived at the hospital it was approximately 2 hours before the ER doctor came in. He told me… Read More

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Is There a Difference Between Joint Custody and Dual Custody?

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

Is there a difference between joint custody and dual custody; if so what is the difference? I have a 16 yr old daughter who has been in the juvenile system going on 3 years now. And has been in counseling for the same amount of time. She’s in the system mainly for behavior problems during… Read More

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Can I Leave my Husband and Move Out of State with the Children Before I Get Divorced

Author: Holly Martin|Posted on: October 24, 2014

Can I leave my husband and move out of state with our children and get divorced once I’m gone? My husband knows I want a divorce due to “no fault” grounds on both parts. He does also just refuses to be the one to file. He wants to not live together anymore, and neither do… Read More

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