Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznar
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Thursday, April 18, 2019

No-Fault Divorce Reform Can Salvage Familial Functions

From The Guardian:

Lawyers have welcomed government plans to introduce no-fault divorce, saying the changes would allow families to function after a marriage breakdown.

The government announced on Tuesday that divorce laws in England and Wales would be changed as soon as parliamentary time became available.

Under the existing Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, a spouse has to prove their partner is at fault through adultery, desertion or unreasonable behaviour for divorce proceedings to start.

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https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2019/04/no-fault-divorce-reform-can-salvage-familial-functions.html

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Nice information..Thanks for sharing

Posted by: Morphie Englo | Apr 23, 2019 11:27:51 AM

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