Massachusetts again a beacon.

After many years of discussion, Court decisions, theorizing, and uncertainty, Massachusetts has now adopted an alimony system that may work better, has more concrete rules.  It may turn out to be fairer to both parties.  Only time and experience will tell.
As with its leadership in free public education, abolition of slavery, enactment of same-sex marriage laws and health care reform, in its thoughtful alimony reform,  Massachusetts has once again  has served as a progressive beacon to the country in its enactment of “An Act to Reform and Improve Alimony”.