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by Skitz
Mon Apr 18, 2016 11:04 pm
Forum: The News Desk
Topic: Rick Scott Vetoes Alimony Reform Bill
Replies: 0
Views: 1187

Rick Scott Vetoes Alimony Reform Bill

The Florida governor has once again vetoed alimony reform there. This is far less than Florida Alimony Reform deserved as they have worked very hard for a long time and compromised with all concerned parties. I am sure they will be back as strong as ever and I am sure they will eventually be success...
by Skitz
Mon Apr 04, 2016 11:15 pm
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Minnesota Alimony Reform
Replies: 5
Views: 2101

Re: Minnesota Alimony Reform

Massachusetts Alimony Reform Founder Speaks To Minnesota Group MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The push for alimony reform has made its way to Minnesota. Supporters got advice from someone with experience on the topic on Saturday. Steve Hitner, the founder of Massachusetts Alimony Reform talked to the Minneso...
by Skitz
Mon Apr 04, 2016 11:14 pm
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Massachusetts Alimony Reform
Replies: 19
Views: 13281

Re: Massachusetts Alimony Reform

Massachusetts Alimony Reform Founder Speaks To Minnesota Group MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The push for alimony reform has made its way to Minnesota. Supporters got advice from someone with experience on the topic on Saturday. Steve Hitner, the founder of Massachusetts Alimony Reform talked to the Minneso...
by Skitz
Mon Apr 04, 2016 11:10 pm
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: New Jersey Alimony Reform
Replies: 45
Views: 23979

Re: New Jersey Alimony Reform

RABBLE ROUSER: Gray areas remain in alimony law JON WORMAN 5:14 p.m. EDT April 1, 2016 Following three-plus years of lobbying and negotiation by grassroots alimony reform organizations, the New Jersey Bar Association and state legislators, Gov. Chris Christie signed an alimony reform bill in Septem...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 30, 2016 1:35 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Massachusetts Alimony Reform
Replies: 19
Views: 13281

Re: Massachusetts Alimony Reform

On March 7 a hearing for House bill 4034 was held at the Massachusetts state house. Steve Hitner, president of Massachusetts Alimony Reform reports: Close to 40 MAR members, wearing something red, attended. Due to the many speakers in attendance, approximately 25 were able to testify. The testimonie...
by Skitz
Tue Mar 29, 2016 11:12 pm
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Florida Alimony Reform
Replies: 67
Views: 29089

Re: Florida Alimony Reform

IS FLORIDA’S GOVERNOR SCOTT MAKING ALIMONY REFORM POLITICAL AGAIN? TALLAHASSEE, FL – 25 Mar, 2016 – Florida’s alimony laws were written in the 1800’s and do not relate to today’s complexities – so, every one’s having a heyday – the lawyers representing alimony payers and recipients have lots of lit...
by Skitz
Tue Mar 29, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Minnesota Alimony Reform
Replies: 5
Views: 2101

Re: Minnesota Alimony Reform

Alimony Reform Bill Passes House Committee March 29, 2016 4:41 PM By Pat Kessler ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — A Minnesota House Committee approved Tuesday a bill that could dramatically change the way some divorced spouses pay alimony. The proposed law could end permanent spousal maintenance if your ex...
by Skitz
Mon Mar 14, 2016 2:27 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Vermont Alimony Reform
Replies: 13
Views: 2641

Vermont Alimony Reform

I am pleased to tell you that Vermont now has an alimony reform group. We wish them the best of luck in bringing their alimony laws into the 21st century. http://vtalimonyreform.com/ TASK FORCE MAY CONSIDER ALIMONY REFORM MAR. 11, 2016, 7:40 PM BY MIKE FAHER A Brattleboro businessman’s push to refor...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:44 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Florida Alimony Reform
Replies: 67
Views: 29089

Re: Florida Alimony Reform

Alimony Reform Goes to Governor By Jason Clough of News Channel 8 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Capitol News Service) – Controversial legislation that either turns alimony upside down or provides certainty to divorcing parents is on its way to the Governor for his signature. As Mike Vasilinda tells us, oppone...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:39 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: South Carolina Alimony Reform
Replies: 22
Views: 6715

Re: South Carolina Alimony Reform

Alimony reform bill heads to House floor by Maya T. Prabhu of The Post and Courier COLUMBIA — A group working to end permanent alimony in South Carolina is one step closer to achieving reform after a Statehouse panel voted Tuesday to send a bill creating “transitional” payment for a period of time ...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: The News Desk
Topic: Florida alimony reform bill sent to the governor's desk
Replies: 0
Views: 781

Florida alimony reform bill sent to the governor's desk

Florida has, for the second time, passed an alimony reform bill and sent it to the governor's desk for his signature. Everyone is hoping the governor finds this new bill worthy of that signature. Alimony reform heads to governor by Dan Sweeney of the Sun Sentinel A bill that would end permanent alim...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:24 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Minnesota Alimony Reform
Replies: 5
Views: 2101

Re: Minnesota Alimony Reform

Minnesota Lawmaker Pushes For Alimony Reform March 7, 2016 9:58 PM By Jennifer Mayerle MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Alimony, or spousal maintenance, is a hot-button, emotionally charged issue for people on both sides of divorce. It can pit the payer and the payee against each other. Now, the push for alimo...
by Skitz
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:19 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Minnesota Alimony Reform
Replies: 5
Views: 2101

Minnesota Alimony Reform

Welcome the great state of Minnesota to the fight for alimony reform!

http://mnalimonyreform.com/

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by Skitz
Sat Mar 05, 2016 2:25 am
Forum: The Allied Groups
Topic: Massachusetts Alimony Reform
Replies: 19
Views: 13281

Re: Massachusetts Alimony Reform

More Alimony Reform in Massachusetts? 3/4/2016 by Robin Lynch Nardone | Burns & Levinson LLP In March 2012, Massachusetts law on alimony was reformed and codified as General Laws Chapter 208, sections 48 – 55. A judicial hearing has been set for Monday, March 7, 2016 at 1 p.m. at the State House se...
by Skitz
Sat Mar 05, 2016 2:17 am
Forum: The News Desk
Topic: Alimony reform is moving through the Florida legislature.....again.
Replies: 2
Views: 849

Re: Alimony reform is moving through the Florida legislature.....again.

This year's alimony reform effort in Florida has been approved in the State Senate and now goes back to the House for a final vote there. This bill is the result of a compromise between the House and Senate and should pass. The next step would be the governor's desk for his signature. The last time ...