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Family Law and the SCRA: How It Works

The SCRA provides special rules to protect a service member from being adversely affected by a court decision while on active duty away from home. more...

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Family Law Overview

What is Family Law?"Family law" is the term lawyers use to describe laws that affect families.  The most common types of "family law" cases are:divorce (with or without children) andparental rights (where non-married parents address issues relating to their children)."Family law" also includes adoption, state termination of parental rights, protection from domestic abuse, and other family-related issues. On this page, we'll talk about divorce an more...

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Family Law Resources

Find information about divorce, child support and other family law matters. more...

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Helping you with Child Support: A Handbook for Military Families

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is a division of the Department of Health & Human Services more...

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State by State - How to Change a Child Support Order

Guide to Changing a Child Support Order provides information to help parents understand the child support review and modification process. more...

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