Daughter going through tough marriage and I worry for her and the four kids. I am trying to get her to go see a lawyer, she says she can't afford one and affraid what husband would do if he knew she was seeking information. They live in Wisconsin and we live in Alabama. We are going up in a few weeks to be with them and we want to help her. Her pastor said to get seperation but that will not work.
Divorce is the process of formally ending a marriage. Divorces may be jointly agreed upon, resolved by negotiation, or decided in court.
Child custody may be physical or legal. Physical custody covers who the child lives with, and legal custody is the right to make decisions.