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ANO NA LAAANG, ATTORNEY??? – Adultery
Mar04

ANO NA LAAANG, ATTORNEY??? – Adultery

ANO NA LAAANG, ATTORNEY??? Legal advice from The People’s Lawyer, Attorney Barney Almazar, Esq. “Na-in love po ako sa may asawa! Mato-trobol po ba ako sa batas? Ano na laaang???” If you are in the UAE and you have engaged in illicit sexual activities with a married person, then it is possible for you to get in trouble with the law. Under Article 356 of the UAE Penal Code, persons caught committing sexual acts outside...

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Breaking Up Is Not Hard To Do
Aug19

Breaking Up Is Not Hard To Do

Breaking Up Is Not Hard To Do What are your options if you want to dissolve a marriage? Do you even have any options.? Non-Muslim’s OFW in the UAE, take heed. Knowing where your relationship stands in the law is an imperative.   Annulment The Family Code of the Philippines provides limited grounds for filing a petition for annulment. The most common ground to render a marriage void is Article 36—psychological incapacity. Thus, if...

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Relationships: Status – Single. Mother. Hopeful. It’s complicated.
May13

Relationships: Status – Single. Mother. Hopeful. It’s complicated.

  Dear Dr. Holmes and Mr. Baer,   I am a 20-something solo mother with a young child. It has been five years since I separated from the father of my child and I just got my annulment. My annulment made me realize that I am finally free… free from the bad marriage and yes, finally free to start dating again. I have started going out with some guys, but many times I get annoyed with their stereotype of the single mom:...

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Relationships: “Kasal Lang Ako” by Dr. Margie Holmes & Jeremy Baer

© Artchastudio | Dreamstime.com Dear Doc Holmes and Mr Baer: I am a manager at one of the restaurant chains here in the Middle East.  Many of the waitresses working here are also from the Philippines, like me. The minute I met Diana, I knew she was different from the other Filipinas who worked at my restaurant. Now I know why.  She used to be a Psychology teacher when she was in the Philippines and I was formerly a -seminarian.  We...

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