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Month: April 2020

How does Virginia handle parental relocation?

Your relationship with your kids in Alexandria can often be independent of that which you share with their other parent. You not being together as a couple does not necessarily also mean that you do not still have a strong bond with your children. It can, however,...

How can a contentious tone affect a divorce?

The effects of divorce are different for everyone. Even the nicest person can let their worst instincts take over when it comes to how they speak about or interact with their spouse. But it’s essential to understand that even a momentary lapse of judgment can harm a...

What are emotional affairs?

Extramarital affairs can take on many different forms. While most people think of infidelity in the traditional sense, an emotional affair can also take a serious toll on a marriage. This guide explains a few of the hallmarks of an emotional affair, so you can make...

What does strangulation do to the body?

Domestic Violence According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, a criminal act of domestic violence is one of several possible causes of strangulation injuries. People who engage in physical abuse of a domestic partner seek to exert control over him...