Beyond the emotional toll, divorce involves practical challenges, such as how to divide their property and assets.
Some divorcing couples cannot agree on their respective parental rights and responsibilities. In these cases, there is a child custody case, where a family court judge will decide who gets child custody.
The law considers some drug offenses worse than others, and depending on individual circumstances, including the existence of prior offenses, drug crimes have serious consequences. Learn more.
Civil and criminal law differ in many ways, including their aim, who initiates the case, the legal procedures, punishments, and standards of proof.