A New York State law will restructure how alimony is calculated and set guidelines for long-term spousal support.
Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is slated to give his ex-wife, Silda Wall Spitzer a $7.5-million lump-sum payment as well as spousal support of $240,000 per year until her death.
Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer and Silda Wall Spitzer, his wife of 26 years, filed for divorce in Manhattan Supreme Court on January 14, 2014.
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Discover how Al Gore, former U.S. Vice President and environmental crusader, and his wife Tipper Gore are separating, attributing it to their personal lives growing further and further apart.
Read how a group called "Fight Back New York" are on a mission to legalize same-sex marriage, and how they are fighting to get allies and supporters of the cause elected in the state's fall Senate rates.
South Carolina Governor Sanford's Divorce Finalized
Discover how the Governor of South Carolina, John Edwards, not only had an affair, but also fathered a child with his lover, which was the breaking point for his wife, and ultimately lead to their divorce.