Fiction- If I dwell together with my boyfriend for over seven years then we are routinely frequent legislation married. The United States federal government (versus the states) has a variant on a common regulation system. The good news: in case your relationship is discovered to be a typical legislation marriage, you will generally have the same rights and obligations as every other divorcing spouse in this State.
In reality, no more than a handful of close friends and family ever knew the parties weren’t formally married. There may be some restricted protection below state legal guidelines, however it’s nonetheless advisable …Read More