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April 2012 Archives

Anthony, J.Lo to divorce

Months after separating from entertainer Jennifer Lopez, singer Marc Anthony has filed a petition for divorce. The couple married seven years ago, but announced their split in July 2011. They have 4-year-old twins. Anthony specified "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for his divorce filing.

Businessman tells divorce judge he has no money for wife

The head of a multibillion-dollar Texas company told a judge that the recession has left him professionally and personally on the verge of insolvency and that his net worth is below zero, leaving him unable to pay his wife the financial settlement she is seeking in their divorce.

Couples who live together turn to prenup-like pacts

Unmarried couples in Texas and throughout the United States are increasingly drawing up legal documents similar to prenuptial agreements to specify various matters, including those of the financial type, even though they haven't said "I do."