Alabama is an equitable distribution state rather than a community property state, according to LegalZoom. When divorcing in Alabama, if the divorcing couple cannot agree upon division of property, assets, and debts, the... More »

As of 2015, Florida is not a community property state. In community property states, any money earned during a marriage or property paid for by those earnings is considered to be owned equally by both spouses. In common ... More »

Texas is one of 10 community property states, according to FindLaw. In community property states, generally speaking, the husband and wife each acquire a one-half interest in all property accumulated by either spouse dur... More » Government & Politics Law

Also known as the Heart of Dixie, Alabama is a state in the southern United States. Named after a word that means "tribal town," Alabama became the 22nd state in the United States in 1819. Alabama's major cities include ... More » Geography United States The South

Some of the major landforms in Alabama include the Talladega Mountains, the Appalachian Mountains, the Coosa River valley, the Cheaha Mountain, the Cumberland Plateau, the Piedmont Plateau and the Gulf Coastal Plain. Ala... More »

Farmers in Alabama grow cotton, corn, soybeans and peanuts, as well as many fruit and vegetable crops, sorghum and sod. Cotton was the main crop in the state until the boll weevil blight that began in 1915 forced the sta... More »

Some counties and cities in Alabama allow Sunday beer sales, but it is not a statewide policy. The state of Alabama as a whole does not allow Sunday beer sales, but some communities wanted 7-day beer sales to stimulate t... More »