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INTERESTING CASES: June 5, 2019 Sallee S. Smyth Bennett v. Bennett, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 3543 (Tex. App. - Beaumont May 2, 2019) (mem. op.) (Cause No. 09-17-00162-CV) H and W married in 1991 and had two children. H was an anesthesiologist and W had a college degree but had not worked outside the home [...]

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INTERESTING CASES:  May 1, 2019 Sallee S. Smyth Ethridge v. Opitz, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 2529 (Tex. App. – Tyler March 29, 2019) (Cause No. 12-18-00088-CV) H and W divorced in 2010.  The decree awarded H the parties’ residence and all of the community interest in a business known as Summit Dairy, including all assets [...]

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Sallee S. Smyth Tanner v. Black, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 1756 (Tex. App. – Houston [1st Dist.] March 7, 2019) (mem. op.) (Cause No. 01-17-00883-CV) After his divorce, F sued Amicus for various causes of action stemming from her appointment in his divorce and custody proceeding.  Initially, F brought his suit individually and as next [...]

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INTERESTING CASES:  March 6, 2019 Sallee S. Smyth   In re Marriage of Christensen, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 777 (Tex. App. – Texarkana February 6, 2019) (Cause No. 06-18-00070-CV)   After 8 years of marriage, W filed for divorce and sought JMC with exclusive right to establish the residence of the parties only child.  H [...]

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INTERESTING CASES: February 6, 2019

INTERESTING CASES: February 6, 2019 Sallee S. Smyth 1. Moore v. Moore, 2019 Tex. App. LEXIS 656 (Tex. App. – Eastland January 31, 2019) (Cause No. 11-16-00282-CV) H and W divorced in 2005. In that proceeding W was represented by counsel. H executed a waiver of service and did not appear at the final hearing. [...]

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INTERESTING CASES: October 3, 2018

INTERESTING CASES:  October 3, 2018 Sallee S. Smyth   In the Interest of D.S.H., 2018 Tex. App. LEXIS 7889 (Tex. App. – Beaumont September 27, 2018) (mem. op. on rehearing en banc) (Cause No. 09-17-00426-CV)   F and M were divorced in 2009.  Although not stated in the Opinion, it is assumed that F was [...]

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INTERESTING CASES: September 5, 2018

INTERESTING CASES:  September 5, 2018 Sallee S. Smyth   In the Interest of L.M., 2018 Tex. App. LEXIS 5841 (Tex. App. – Dallas July 27, 2018) (mem. op.) (Cause No. 05-17-00601-CV)   H and W were married for 18 years and had 3 children.  In the early years of marriage the parties lived in CA.  [...]

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