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Need some money!!

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: I left my husband last week and moved into an apartment.  I paid for it by taking ½ of the funds that were in our bank account, but my husband moved the remaining money.  The funds I took are down to less than $3,000.00 and I will...

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DSS and Danger

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: The Department of Social Services (DSS) contacted me about my child.  They asked me questions and told me there was a report made.  They won’t tell me a lot, but I realize that my daughter is in danger while living with her mom. ...

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Baby Don’t Go

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: My ex-wife is moving with her new husband to California.  He is in the military and they have another child together.  I am really involved in my daughter’s life; she is 12 and goes to school here.  I attend her events and I cannot...

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No $$$ to Waste

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: My spouse and I separated about six (6) months ago.  I did not hire an attorney, but I am about to run out of money and my husband is not willing to give me any for my monthly bills?  Is it worth getting an attorney? -No $$$ to...

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The Other Side Lies

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: My spouse’s attorney says negative and untrue things about me and my attorney by letter and in court. Will the court believe these letters?  What impact will these letters and statements have on my case?  Is this appropriate? -The...

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Putting Baby First

Question: Dear Cape Fear Family Law: My husband and I are separated and I have our 1 year old baby.  I breast feed and would prefer to keep breast feeding until age 2, at least.  He wants overnight visits and our baby is not ready for that.  Will I have to allow him...

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Spiritual Assistance

Cape Fear Freewill – Baptist Church, New Hanover County First Baptist Church – Wilmington, New Hanover County Grace Baptist Church – Wilmington, New Hanover County Divorce Care – Spiritual Assistance, New Hanover...

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Coastline Mortgage - Mortgage Consultants, All of North Carolina Wilma Magazine - Wilmington's Magazine for Women, New Hanover County Focus on the Coast - Magazine, New Hanover County IRS  - To Request Copies of Federal Tax Returns NC Dept. of Revenue  - To Request...