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Warning Signs of Domestic Violence

Earlier this week, a woman in Johnston County and her 14 year old son were shot and killed by her estranged husband, who then shot and killed himself. Ironically, according to the story from the Raleigh News & Observer, Devinee House was at the final stages of completing her divorce the night the shooting occurred.  Her attorney, Bob Spence, said that when she came to see him on Monday, she was in a good mood and happy that their divorce paperwork was almost complete. This sad and tragic event underscores the importance of recognizing the warning signs of possible domestic […]

Golf Tournament to Save Shelter Dogs for CARA

Ordinarily, I reserve this blog to talk about things related to divorce in North Carolina.  However, for those of you that don’t know me – I am a huge animal lover.  My wife and I have 3 dogs and 6 cats – three of which were “foster failures”.  Incidentally, we just found out this week that one of our cats, Molly, has Lymphoma and has just begun chemotherapy – but that is another story. We have always been active supporters of our local animal shelter – and today I received an email about a golf tournament that is coming up […]