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K.E. (Husband) and D.E. (Wife)’s divorce appeared to be concluded in 2013 when a Colorado district court entered a decree dissolving their 15-year marriage. As part of their divorce case, the district court approved K.E. and D.E.’s separation agreement and
Continue Reading The Case of the Undisclosed Construction Business Resulting in the Reallocation of a Marital Asset

E.H. and M.N. were same-sex partners from November 2001 to November 2014. Although they never formally married–even after October 2014, when Colorado recognized same-sex marriages before the U.S. Supreme Court did in 2015 with its Obergefell v. Hodges decision–they filed
Continue Reading The Case of the One-Sided, Purported Same-Sex Common Law Marriage that Was Not Recognized Under Colorado Law