Why a judge’s matrimonial rulings are so confusing

The courts have become a battleground over a federal law known as the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Civil Rights Act.The measure requires that any person who receives a domestic violence restraining order against him or her report it within 30 days to the sheriff.The sheriff then can file a civil lawsuit if the order is …

Matrimony of the day: How to keep your marriage alive

A matrimonic society is not only about the people involved, but also about the shared values and traditions that underpin it.And these must be maintained, especially in the wake of a divorce, a separation or even a breakup.In the early days of matrimonia, the marriage contract was written on the altar of the Church.But these …

When the word ‘Matrimony’ Was a Word for “Matrimonial Love”

When the phrase matrimonial love was first coined in the United States in the 1930s, it referred to the love between a man and a woman.However, the word matrimonia became a pejorative for the practice of matrimoneering.The term matrimones is often used to describe people who live together, live together with another person, or live …