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Domestic Relations – Parent & Child – Custody & Support – Civil Practice – Subject Matter Jurisdiction – Pre-Separation – Post-Separation Support (access required)

Baumann-Chacon v. Baumann Even when parents are still living together, the district court has subject matter jurisdiction over one parent's claim for the custody and support of the parties' children. However, the district court does not have subject matter jurisdiction over the plaintiff-wife's claim for post-separation support while the parties were still living together.

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Domestic Relations – Parent & Child – Custody & Visitation – Grandparents – Standing (access required)

Rodriguez v. Rodriguez. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-07-0409, 25 pp.) (Donna S. Stroud, J.) (Wanda G. Bryant, J., concurring in part & dissenting in part) Appealed from Brunswick County District Court. (Napoleon B. Barefoot Jr., J.) N.C. App. Click here for ...

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Domestic Relations – Failure to Join Party – Equitable Distribution – Valuation of Marital Assets – Alimony – Notice Pleading (access required)

Quesinberry v. Quesinberry. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-07-0339, 27 pp.) (John C. Martin, C.J.) Appealed from Surry County District Court. (Charles M. Neaves Jr. & Angela B. Puckett, JJ.). N.C. App. Click here for the full text of the opinion. Holding: ...

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Domestic Relations – Equitable Distribution – Alimony – Child Support – Insufficient Findings (access required)

Robinson v. Robinson. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-07-0276, 27 pp.) (John C. Martin, Ch.J.) Appealed from Guilford County District Court. (Wendy M. Enochs, J.) N.C. App. Click here for the full text of the opinion. Holding: After a hearing at which ...

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