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Farhan  |  September 12, 2013

I Was Married in another Country, Can I Get a Divorce in Minnesota?

The only requirement that Minnesota imposes in order to obtain a divorce, is that one spouse must have resided in Minnesota for at least six (6) months prior to bringing
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Farhan  |  July 19, 2013

Relocation with Minor Children From Minnesota

Once a divorce decree is issued in Minnesota (or anywhere else), and if Minnesota has jurisdiction to address issues involving divorce, a parent can request to relocate to another state
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Farhan  |  August 5, 2012

Summary of the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction

The Hague Convention on International Child Abduction gives child custody Orders a legal reach into other countries. While it is more often than not that parents of minor children, even when legally
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Farhan  |  June 8, 2012

Can I move from Minnesota to another state with my children after my divorce is finalized?

After a divorce is finalized, many parents find themselves in a state of transition. A part of this transition may include a contemplated move to another state to secure employment,
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Farhan  |  January 9, 2012

Interstate child support: Minnesota and Uniform Interstate Family Support Act

In our last discussion we covered the issue of moving between states with minor children and the child custody and parenting time laws that follow the child. The Uniform Child
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Farhan  |  January 4, 2012

Minnesota and Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act

One of the freedoms that the United States Constitution affords residents is the right to determine where they live in this country. In some cases that can be more than
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Farhan  |  September 22, 2011

Islamic Divorces in Minnesota

Many Americans marry according to well-established religious practices in their church, temple, or mosque. Minnesota law outlines the procedure that various religions use in a marriage solemnization ceremony as follows:
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Farhan  |  September 6, 2011

Immigrant Issues in Minnesota Divorce

Divorces involving immigrants and non-U.S. citizens living in Minnesota are treated exactly as all other divorces. That is, immigrants and non-U.S. citizens enjoy the full protection of Minnesota laws and
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Farhan  |  June 15, 2011

Minnesota child custody and moving outside the state

While the majority of families going through divorce or child custody issues usually reside in the same state, that is not always the case. For example, consider the Matthews family.
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