How Does Same-Sex Divorce Work in New York?

On July 24, 2011, the New York Marriage Equality Act passed, making New York the sixth state legalizing and issuing marriage licenses for same-sex couples. The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-gender marriages came shortly thereafter in June of 2013, and, in 2015, Obergefell v. Hodges required that all states, even the 13 that […]