Tuesday, August 27, 2013
From the Guardian:
A high court judge has said a couple have committed "financial suicide" by spending £850,000 on legal bills during their divorce [in London].
Aloke Ray, 41, and his estranged wife Charoo Sekhri, who is in her late 30s, had each spent a "staggering" £430,000 after starting divorce litigation, said Mr Justice Holman.
The judge said the couple, a lawyer and a doctor who met via an internet dating agency, had spent nearly a quarter of their combined wealth of around £4m.
He said he had begged them to resolve their differences and described the story as a tragedy.
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