RESULTS FOR MEDIA CATEGORY: Iowa Family Law Blog
Jun. 24, 2013 – Mary A. Zambreno, Iowa Family Law Blog
On March 27, 2013, the United States Supreme Court heard oral argument in Windsor v. U.S., 699 F.3d 169 (2d Cir. 2012), a decision of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals holding Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) to be unconstitutional. That section defines the word “marriage,” for the purposes of federal statutes and regulations as “only a legal union between one man and one woman.”
Apr. 12, 2013 – Mary A. Zambreno, Iowa Family Law Blog
A name change petition for a child under the age of 14 pursuant to § 674.6 requires the consent of both parents listed on the child’s birth certificate.
Feb. 25, 2013 – Mary A. Zambreno, Iowa Family Law Blog
The Iowa Court of Appeals upheld a jury’s slander award against a father for comment he made to his daughter about her mother.
Oct. 16, 2012 – Mary A. Zambreno, Iowa Family Law Blog
Just how legal is spying on your spouse when you are in the middle of a divorce? If you live in Iowa, it’s not.
Aug. 16, 2012 – Mary A. Zambreno, Iowa Family Law Blog
Who keeps the engagement ring when the wedding is called off? Where you happen to live will determine the answer.