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Matrimonial Matters: Fourth Department delves into comity claim

In its July 25 Decision in O’Reilly-Morshead v. O’Reilly-Morshead [788 CA18-00071], the Fourth Department Appellate Division looked to comity conventions in determining equitable distribution in a divorce. Comity, in its legal sense is: The legal principle that political entities (such as states, nations, or courts from different jurisdictions) will mutually recognize each other’s legislative, executive, and ...

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