How Can I Get Divorced If My Spouse Is Incarcerated?

How Can I Get Divorced If My Spouse Is Incarcerated?

A criminal conviction and incarceration of a spouse can be disastrous for a marriage, and the entire family. A spouse’s conviction of a felony and their confinement in prison for more than one year is one of several “fault” grounds for divorce in Virginia. In this...
What If My Spouse Is in the Military?

What If My Spouse Is in the Military?

The Service Members’ Civil Relief Act (SCRA) is a federal law governing (and protecting) military services members from certain legal actions. SCRA provides protection for servicemen and women and their families based on the theory that a service member should be able...