UTAH: David Archuleta’s parents file for divorce

Breaking Divorce News David Archuleta, American Idol superstar bar one,  must be very sad tonight. Breaking divorce news in several different media outlets reveal that his parents are getting divorced weeks after his father was ALLEGEDLY busted in a sting operation in a massage parlor and charged with solicitation. Radar Online has a copy of the … Continue reading “UTAH: David Archuleta’s parents file for divorce”

LAS VEGAS: Governor Jim Gibbons (texting maestro) and wife Dawn to take their divorce action to trial

The Washington Examiner is reporting that Governor Jim Gibbons and his wife Dawn could not reach a settlement and so their trial has been set for December 28,2009. This should make for some interesting headlines. If you have forgotten what their divorce backstory is, please read these posts: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/?s=gibbons

FLORIDA: Missing 6 yr old Haleigh Cummings’ father Ron and step mom Misty Cummings to divorce

We did a post back in Winter last, about the disappearance of 5 year old Haleigh Cummings. You can read it here: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/five-year-old-haleigh-ann-marie-cummings-disappearance-being-treated-as-abduction There is an update. It seems her father and step mom are planning to get an uncontested divorce. The step mom was the last to see Haleigh alive. She was with Haleigh … Continue reading “FLORIDA: Missing 6 yr old Haleigh Cummings’ father Ron and step mom Misty Cummings to divorce”

MINNESOTA: auto millionaire Denny Hecker lied on his financial affidavit in divorce court according to wife Tamitha

Minnesota auto mogul Denny Hecker is in trouble with the bankruptcy trustee after his June 7 chapter 7 bankruptcy filing. He has basically been claiming that he’s no longer rich. He’s poor. Broke. But he may be in more trouble than the trouble he’s already in with the IRS and others  if wife Tamitha has … Continue reading “MINNESOTA: auto millionaire Denny Hecker lied on his financial affidavit in divorce court according to wife Tamitha”

NORTH CAROLINA: John Edwards’ love child with Rielle Hunter…what are you people talking about?!

I was over at Anderson Cooper’s blog AC360 and I’m just like, what-you- talkin-bout-Anderson? John Edwards is the father of Rielle Hunter’s little girl? And he denied it? Although, I guess it isn’t such a big surprise. I mean, what was he to say, “hey, America, I’ve been running for president and I kinda soughta … Continue reading “NORTH CAROLINA: John Edwards’ love child with Rielle Hunter…what are you people talking about?!”

GEORGIA: Usher delays signing off on divorce papers to sell his new single?

Rolling Stone is saying that Usher’s new single “Papers” is about his divorce papers from his estranged wife, Tameka Foster. His next album is rumored to drop in December and the title is tentatively Raymond v. Raymond. According to OK Magazine, however, Usher is refusing to sign off on the divorce papers from his wife, … Continue reading “GEORGIA: Usher delays signing off on divorce papers to sell his new single?”

VEGAS: Lawyer (OJ Simpson defendants were clients) gets arrested on domestic violence charges

I can’t remember this story since I had it in draft a couple of days, so go here for the story if you are interested: http://www.abajournal.com/news/judge_who_replaced_halverson_tells_police_her_husband_a_lawyer_struck_her

HOLLYWOOD: divorce ends in murder-suicide for Zacharia Fernandez

Divorce is no laughing matter. Sometimes it is even deadly. NBC is reporting that in Hollywood, Florida a man shot at his wife and her friend, killed the friend and then turned the gun on himself. http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local-beat/Divorce-Turns-Deadly-in-Hollywood-63515507.html The wife and friend had gone over to the murderer’s home to pick up the wife’s 9 year … Continue reading “HOLLYWOOD: divorce ends in murder-suicide for Zacharia Fernandez”

PENNSYLVANIA: Can Jon Gosselin legally stop the divorce and reality show? Let’s ask New York Divorce Attorney

Can Jon Gosselin legally stop the divorce and the reality show? “Yes and no,” says New York divorce attorney M. Lewis. (www.mynewyorkdivorceattorney.com). Any party can file a divorce action and any party can move to dismiss the divorce action. If Kate filed the divorce, Jon can move to dismiss for any number of reasons, including lack … Continue reading “PENNSYLVANIA: Can Jon Gosselin legally stop the divorce and reality show? Let’s ask New York Divorce Attorney”

PENNSYLVANIA: Did Jon Gosselin dissipate $200,000 from marital bank accounts? That is contempt of court!

Okay. Jon Gosselin has lost his mind according to People Magazine. He withdrew $200,000 from joint bank accounts he shares with his soon to be ex wife Kate according to published reports. Also, according to reports, the court had enjoined both parties from removing any assets, including cash from bank accounts, without the express authorization … Continue reading “PENNSYLVANIA: Did Jon Gosselin dissipate $200,000 from marital bank accounts? That is contempt of court!”

JAPAN: American father arrested for kidnapping his kids in Japan

The Palm Beach Post ran a story today about an American father from Tennessee who was arrested in Japan for trying to “kidnap” his children. The man, Christopher Savoie, tried to grab his 8 year old son and 6 year old daughter as they arrived at their school in Japan and almost made it to the U.S. … Continue reading “JAPAN: American father arrested for kidnapping his kids in Japan”

Divorce a growing problem in the Bible Belt – what the hay is going on?

  I can’t remember where I saw this, but I read an article recently about the increasing rate of divorces in the Bible Belt and southern states as compared to the more progressive, liberal, northern, blue states. First of all, which states encompass the Bible Belt? Let me see if I can Google this and find … Continue reading “Divorce a growing problem in the Bible Belt – what the hay is going on?”

NEW JERSEY: Warring NJ ex-fiancees take dogfight over pug to court – by New York Divorce Attorney

Pet Custody Michael Vick watch out. Yours is not the only dog fight in town… I was skimming the New York Law Journal today and came across this story of a NJ couple who went to court over their pet pug, Dexter (and a piece of real estate). Eric Dare and a “Ms. Houseman” were … Continue reading “NEW JERSEY: Warring NJ ex-fiancees take dogfight over pug to court – by New York Divorce Attorney”

TEXAS: Susan Stanford (Sir Allen Stanford’s wife) sues her former divorce attorney

The ponzi scheme meets the divorcee The American Bar Association Journal did a report today about the estranged wife of alleged ponzi schemer Allen Stanford – Susan Stanford – and how she has sued her former divorce attorney for $200 million….Boy that was a long sentence. Lot’s of syntax errors I am sure? Oh well. … Continue reading “TEXAS: Susan Stanford (Sir Allen Stanford’s wife) sues her former divorce attorney”

Want to avoid divorce? Don’t move to Florida or Indiana

According to USA Today, new census reports have revealed some interesting stats. One is that the states with the highest percentage of divorced people are Indiana and Florida respectively. Interestingly, it is Pinellas and Putnam counties in Florida that have the highest rate. Not for nothing, but I thought it would be Palm Beach County … Continue reading “Want to avoid divorce? Don’t move to Florida or Indiana”