Question: "I am in the process of getting a divorce.Can I start dating, or do I have to wait until the divorce is final?It was a temporary support hearing in which the husband had just testified about his unfortunate decrease in income and his consequent inability to pay his wife any additional support, aside from what he was already paying.
She was also a participant in the low income tax payer clinic at the University of Pittsburgh and was able to practice law under the supervision of a practicing attorney.
Most marriages in Bible times were arranged, and any contact between two prospective spouses was strictly monitored.
In addition, no matter what view one takes on the issue of divorce, it is important to remember Malachi : “‘I hate divorce,’ says the LORD, the God of Israel” (NAS).
One of the first things that we, as lawyers, tell our clients when they begin their divorce is to limit their social media activity and to be mindful of what they post.
As technology continues to evolve, it becomes tougher to define social media and to advise our clients about what on-line activity is “safe,” and what is not.