The Four Types of Marital Debt

BLOGGED: The Four Types of Marital Debt During divorce, marital debt is split among the parties, just like marital property. It is always best to pay off as much debt before filing for divorce. However, if the debt cannot be paid off, the divorce decree should clearly state who is responsible for the debt and […]

Iowa Supreme Court Prohibits Life Without Parole for Juveniles

BLOGGED: Iowa Supreme Court Prohibits Life Without Parole for Juveniles On May 27, 2016, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled that juveniles cannot be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Iowa is the 19th state to ban life without parole for juveniles. However, Iowa is only the second state, after Massachusetts, to […]