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Metz v. Metz
Wyoming Supreme Court
61 P.3d 383 (2003)
During his marriage to Kathryn Metz (plaintiff), Albert Metz (defendant) purchased a disability-insurance policy and was injured. Consequently, Albert became entitled to a monthly disability payment through the age of 65. Later, Kathryn filed for divorce. The trial court deemed Albert’s past and future disability payments marital property and awarded a portion to Kathryn. Albert appealed, asserting that disability payments received after the divorce should not be considered marital property. The Wyoming Supreme Court granted certiorari.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Kite, J.)
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