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Monthly Divorce Archives: April 2017

How not to make a meal of it: Heston Blumenthal’s amicable divorce

Yesterday, the Michelin-starred chef, Heston Blumenthal, was granted decree nisi in his divorce from his wife of 28 years, Zanna. The pair’s determination to agree on a financial se… Read More

How to raise a family in a “three-lationship”

A polyamorous couple from Austin, Texas are divorcing after a 12-year marriage in order not to make their girlfriend jealous.  Once divorced, Cristina and Benno Kaiser will deci… Read More

Wife refused divorce takes case to Supreme Court

A woman who was refused a decree nisi by the Court of Appeal is attempting to take her battle for a divorce to the Supreme Court. Tini Owens, who has been married to&nbsp… Read More

King of Swaziland announces plans to ban divorce

The Swazi king Mswati III, leader of one of th… Read More

Heartbreak Hotel: Britain’s first divorce hotel opens its doors in York

A new hotel in York offers couples the chance to relax, wine and dine…and divorce. Britain’s first divorce hotel, with the tagline &ls… Read More

Geniuses in the family courts: how 'special' was Ryan Giggs' contribution?

Former Manchester United hero, Ryan Giggs, is attempting to avoid paying his estranged wife half of his fortune on the grounds of his ‘genius’. He holds that his ‘specia… Read More

Does marriage demand fidelity? Italians lawmakers think not

Italian marriage contracts may be amended to no longer include the word ‘fidelity’. The proposal was made in as part of a bill to amend the Italian Civil Code, presented … Read More