TITLE

DIVORCE--SPOUSAL SUPPORT: BY ABOLISHING THE DISADVANTAGED SPOUSE DOCTRINE, THE NORTH DAKOTA SUPREME COURT RECONSTRUCTS THE REQUIREMENTS FOR REHABILITATIVE SPOUSAL SUPPORT SACK V. SACK, 2006 ND 57, 711 N.W.2D 157

AUTHOR(S)
Elsberry, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
North Dakota Law Review;2007, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p1413
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the requirements for rehabilitative spousal support, with an emphasis on the case of Sack v. Sack in North Dakota. It explores the origin of the spousal support which is also known as alimony, and explains the development of the use of the Ruff-Fischer guidelines. The article illustrates the justifications for the disadvantaged spouse doctrine in North Dakota as well as its development and use. Facts of the case are also presented.
ACCESSION #
32869901

 

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