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One of the most frequent questions I am asked about divorces is how much it costs and how long does it take. Thanks to a recent study, we have some updated numbers. 24/7 Wall Street reported on the results of the study, which focused on each state. Their numbers are based on 2015 data from Nolo.com. Here are the NJ results for a litigated divorce: Avg. cost of divorce without children: $15,200 (5th highest) Avg.…
The first legal record of a divorce in the English Colonies was recorded on January 5, 1643. Anne Clarke of the Massachusetts Bay Colony was granted a divorce from her husband, Denis Clarke, by the Quarter Court of Boston. He was accused of having abandoned his wife and two children he had with her. That was likely because he was living with and had two other children with another woman, which he admitted to in…