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Monthly Divorce Archives: October 2016

Islamic porch-step divorce ruled bogus by Australian court

Islamic porch-step divorce ruled bogus by Australian court

The Sydney Family Court has ruled against an Islamic divorce made on a front porch which awarded the wife only 10 percent of the husband’s $1 million in... Read More

Matrimonial mansion must be split by brick wall following owners' divorce, court rules

Matrimonial mansion must be split by brick wall following owners' divorce, court rules

A Russian divorce court appears to have take the notion of 50/50 division of assets on divorce rather literally - ordering a wealthy couple to build a brick... Read More

Vardags client secures Englands largest ever Part III award

Vardags' client secures England's largest ever Part III award

On 12 October 2016 Nicholas Cusworth QC, sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge, awarded a wife over £63 million, in what is thought to be the largest lump sum... Read More

Denying sex is grounds for divorce says Delhi High Court

Denying sex is grounds for divorce says Delhi High Court

Denying sex to husband for a long time without any justification amounts to mental cruelty and is a ground for divorce, Delhi High Court said on Wednesday. The... Read More

House of Commons reviews no-fault divorce

House of Commons reviews no-fault divorce

The House of Commons Library has published a research briefing paper which considers the current basis for divorce and arguments for and against the... Read More