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Alabama teen facing criminal charges after alleged threat

When individuals get upset, it is not unusual for them to act outside of their normal behavior. Some people may say things they do not really mean or carry out other actions that seem unlike themselves. Though many of these scenarios have little consequence, some parties could end up facing criminal charges if the wrong statement is made to the wrong people.

One teenager in Alabama is currently facing such a predicament. It was reported that the 19-year-old high school student had apparently become upset after getting into an argument with his girlfriend. His upset reportedly led to his making threats of harm to other students. The report stated that exact details on those threats and other aspects of the situation were not released due to the ongoing investigation.

Alabama car accident leaves teens with injuries

Inexperienced drivers may have a greater chance of being involved in serious car accidents. Many people may fear for teen drivers in particular, as their excitement over having a license could potentially override their good judgment when behind the wheel. Unfortunately, even a car accident involving only one vehicle could result in individuals suffering serious injuries.

It was recently reported that a single-car crash in Alabama resulted in three teenage boys suffering injuries. All three boys were in a vehicle when, for undisclosed reasons, the vehicle overturned. As a result, the teens were all ejected from the vehicle. Additional information on the accident itself was not given in the report, aside from the fact that the crash took place at approximately 1 p.m. 

Support systems may come out strong during Alabama divorce

One reason that Alabama residents may choose to get married is that they feel that their significant other can help them through anything. Having a strong support system -- even if it is just one person -- can have immense benefits on a person's life. However, that feeling and other romantic feelings may fade over time, and individuals may wonder whether they will lose their support system because of divorce.

It may come as a surprise to some people that divorce could lead parties to uncover a support system that had been there all along. Though it is common for individuals to find themselves relying more heavily on a spouse, family members and friends often come forward to help during the marriage dissolution process. This reconnection can often bring about feelings of happiness that may have been forgotten.

Is my child support order set in stone?

You went through the divorce process a while ago and have been making monthly support payments for your children ever since. You have been fine with this up until now, when your economic situation took a turn for the worse. Now you are wondering if your child support order is set in stone or if the state of Alabama allows you to change it if you need to.

Believe it or not, you may be able to get a child support order modification. You can do this in one of three ways.

Divorce may cause Alabama residents to focus on letting go

For a number of Alabama residents, ending a marriage is all about letting go. The divorce process can involve letting go of a relationship, emotional attachments and even property. However, some parties may have a more difficult time letting go of certain behaviors that could potentially present problems during the legal proceedings involved with dissolving a marriage.

During divorce, letting go of control may seem like a negative thing to do. On one hand, though, giving up at least some control could prove beneficial. It could allow individuals to lessen the stress placed on themselves, and they could gain useful insight and advice from knowledgeable professionals, such as attorneys, financial advisers and therapists. Of course, if at any time parties feel that these individuals are not doing their jobs adequately, control can be taken back.

Prenups may prove beneficial in the event of divorce

Throughout their lives, most Alabama residents have likely accumulated a number of assets. Some of those assets may have a high monetary value while other pieces of property may hold more sentimental value. Whatever the reason a person has for holding on to those items, most individuals want to protect their assets. Because of this reason, the idea of going through divorce could cause considerable concern.

Luckily, individuals can work to protect their property before they even tie the knot. Creating a prenuptial agreement gives parties the opportunity to determine how their property should be divided in the event that they end their marriage. Having this document in place could help property division proceedings move forward more quickly in the event that such a process is necessary.

Criminal charges for abuse brought against Alabama parents

Because each criminal case is different, the parties accused in a particular case may have different defense options than those involved in another case. Understanding these options and how they could apply to certain criminal charges could make a considerable difference in how individuals choose to proceed. In order to understand available defense avenues, parties may wish to look into applicable information.

A man and a woman in Alabama may be hoping to find their most feasible courses of action after recently being accused of a crime. Reports stated that the individuals were suspected of allegedly abusing their teenage child. The child was reported as being 15 years old, and the parents purportedly subjected the teen to neglect, which apparently led to malnourishment.

Preparing for divorce may help with the family law process

Going through divorce may be many Alabama residents' worst nightmare. However, numerous individuals go through this family law process every year, and the proceedings may not always go smoothly. Luckily, parties can take steps to better prepare for the process and make efforts to address any issues as quickly as possible.

One step that people may want to consider is remaining open to communication. If a spouse brings up the topic of divorce before filing the petition, it may give both parties the ability to discuss the situation and determine their best courses of action. By talking about dissolving the marriage, individuals may feel less caught off guard and more willing to understand why it's happening. This understanding could potentially help during legal proceedings.

Tragic event in Alabama claims lives of young individuals

It is not uncommon for head-on collisions to have devastating outcomes. These car accidents have a tendency to cause fatalities, even if vehicles are not traveling at excessive speeds. In many cases, families are left to determine what actions they would like to take in order to handle the aftermath of such a tragic event.

It was recently reported that a head-on crash took place in Alabama. Details on how the accident occurred were not given in the report, but it was noted that two vehicles were involved. The collision took place at approximately 7:20 a.m., and the drivers of both vehicles were reported as being 16 years old. There were at least two passengers under the age of 10 in one of the vehicles.

Unmarried father seeking child custody equals definite court case

Like most Alabama parents, you want what is best for your child. When you became a father, your life changed in an instant, and you were amazed that someone so small could become your whole world. Although you expected there would be challenges throughout this new lifestyle called parenting, you may not have realized that your greatest challenge would lie in protecting your rights as a parent. At the time, you didn't think it was that big of a deal that you were not married to your child's mother.

It didn't take long for you to realize just how big a deal it was when it came time for you to request shared time with your son or daughter. Paternal rights in out-of-wedlock situations can be rather complicated. In wanting to fulfill your duties and obligations as a parent, you may also want to research Alabama law ahead of time so you know what you're in for, which will no doubt include a trip (or several) to court.

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