TN Dentist Husband Has 26 Affairs and Divorce Result Was Unfortunate

Tennessee law case summary on divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. Mark Edward Holifield v. Michele Lynn Billings Holifield – Tennessee divorce dental practice with fault. The husband and wife were married in 1984, and at the time of their 2010 divorce had two adult children.  The husband filed for divorce in.. read more →

TN Mom Not Penalized for Helping Adult Son Transitional Alimony Kept

Tennessee alimony termination law case summary. Divorce and alimony law from the Court of Appeals. Rita Grace Tidwell Hickman v. Bobby Spencer Hickman – Tennessee transitional alimony modification case Rita and Bobby Hickman had been married for 21 years when the wife was granted a divorce on the grounds of inappropriate marital conduct.  They had.. read more →

Tennessee Mom Held in Contempt for Dragging Feet on Kids’ Passports

Tennessee law case summary on contempt in family law from the Court of Appeals. Denise L. Heilig v. Roy Heilig – Tennessee post-divorce contempt. Denise and Roy Heilig were divorced in Shelby County, Tennessee, in 2008.  They had two minor children, and the trial court adopted a parenting plan naming the mother the primary custodial.. read more →

Divorcing Parents Don’t Need Temp. Plan If Already Had Permanent Plan

Tennessee law case summary on parenting plan law in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. Christopher Vance Smalling v. Sarah Rebecca Smalling – Tennessee divorce procedure. The husband in this Sullivan County, Tennessee, case filed for divorce in May 2013, alleging irreconcilable differences.  The parties executed a Marital Dissolution Agreement and agreed.. read more →

Tennessee Court Upholds Property Settlement After Brutal Assault

Tennessee law case summary on divorce, assault, property division and alimony in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. Victor R. Peterson v. Kathleen A. Peterson – Tennessee divorce alimony and assault. Victor and Kathleen Peterson were married in 1983.  It was a second marriage for both, and they had no children.  In.. read more →

Immigrant Mom from Ukraine Awarded Custody of Kids in TN Divorce

Tennessee law case summary on custody in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. Ilie Nita v. Olga Nita – Tennessee divorce custody Olga and Ilie Nita were married in Olga’s native Ukraine in 1996.  The wife had a Ukrainian degree in early childhood education.  The husband, Ilie, was a native of Romania.. read more →

Germantown Heiress Keeps Assets After Divorce

Tennessee law case summary on transmutation in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. William Paul Luttrell v. Beverly Parker Luttrell – Tennessee divorce transmutation William and Beverly Luttrell were married in 1987 in Mississippi.  The wife came from a well-to-do family, since her grandfather had started Bryan Foods, which later became part.. read more →

Ice Water Marks End of 27 Yr Relationship & Order of Protection

Tennessee law case summary on orders of protection hearing in family law from the Court of Appeals. Anna Lois Long v. Sammy Lee Brown – Tennessee orders of protection Anna Lois Long and Sammy Lee Brown lived together for 27 years in a house owned by Brown.  Two days before Christmas in 2012, Brown got.. read more →

Tenn. Might Retain Jurisdiction in Custody Dispute Despite Arguing

Tennessee law case summary on custody jurisdiction in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. In Re LaZaria C.R.H. – Tennessee custody jurisdiction dispute over transfer to Texas LaZaria was born in Tennessee in 2009 to unwed parents.  In 2010, the father established parentage and then petitioned for full custody.  He was awarded.. read more →

Nashville Doctor Awarded Custody After Unproven Allegations of Abuse

Tennessee law case summary on custody in divorce and family law from the Court of Appeals. In Re Jonathan S. C-B. – Tennessee divorce custody. The mother and father in this Davidson County, Tennessee, custody dispute were both medical professionals.  They were unmarried but living together when the child was born.  They separated in 2008,.. read more →