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Benefits of Common Law Marriage in Texas

Common law marriage (or informal marriage) is a legal mechanism for a couple to access marital rights without a formal ceremony. Both heterosexual and homosexual couples may have a common law marriage. In Texas, the two parties must: Agree to be a married couple, Live together in Texas as a married couple, and Represent to others that they are...

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Film Legend’s Lawsuit Over Portrayal Dismissed

A California appeals court recently dismissed a lawsuit by film legend Olivia de Havilland over the way she was portrayed in the FX docudrama “Feud: Bette and Joan.” The court ruled that the actress, known for her roles in “Gone with the Wind” and other classics, had no right to control how the show’s creators depicted her. The Washington...

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