DETROIT (AP) — Considering a divorce? There are online videos for that.
Wayne County Circuit Court says it received a state grant to create and post videos for people who plan to pursue a divorce without a lawyer. There are videos at the court’s website for couples with children and without children.READ MORE: Winning Lotto 47 Ticket Worth $1.43 Million Sold In Warren
In nearly 70 percent of divorces in Michigan, one party doesn’t have a lawyer. Judge Susan Hubbard says it’s a “difficult process” to navigate.
Judge Kathleen McCarthy says the court is committed to giving people “fair and complete access” to the court system.READ MORE: Meijer Offering Free Delivery On Orders $35 And More
The videos are posted under the Family/Domestic tab on the court’s website at http://www.3rdcc.org . They might be added to the Michigan Legal Help and Michigan Judicial Institute websites.
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