Maintenance is Colorado is a hotly debated issue. It seems like the statute is always changing, making it more difficult for spouses to get maintenance (more commonly referred to as alimony). It's true that the current maintenance statute makes Colorado one of the hardest states to get a maintenance order. But before some spouses even begin their argument for why they deserve maintenance they forget to do one simple thing. Most spouses do not even get a chance to make a request for maintenance during a dissolution because they forget request maintenance in the petition for dissolution! While it may seem very simple it is seen more often than not in Domestic Relation courts.
School violence is a tragic reality that Americans must deal with in this day and age, as this article in the Denver Post reminds us yet again: Arapahoe High School officials mum on threat level posed by shooter - The Denver Post. Sadly, those of us who live in and love Colorado have experienced too much of this. This latest shooting at Arapahoe High School has been devastating to the students, parents and community.