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Old 06-02-2013, 04:30 AM
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Originally Posted by jtur88 View Post
The fact is that most states are community property states, and a married couple is considered jointly responsible for all their liabilities as long as they are legally married. However, they are not necessarily equally responsible, and a divorce settlement judge may (butr doesn't have to) take such a newspaper notice into account in dividing the liabilities of a divorcing couple.
In the United States only nine states are community property states:
Arizona
California
Idaho
Louisiana
Nevada
New Mexico
Texas
Washington
Wisconsin

Alaska is an optional community property state.

Last edited by Alley Dweller; 06-02-2013 at 04:30 AM.