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Monthly Divorce Archives: November 2017

MoJ extends online divorce pilot scheme

MoJ extends online divorce pilot scheme

Update: HM Courts & Tribunals Service announced that its fully online divorce application pilot is going to be tested across England and Wales. January 30... Read More

Survey finds six in ten women who had an Islamic wedding are not legally married

Survey finds six in ten women who had an Islamic wedding are not legally married

A survey has found that nearly two thirds of women who have had traditional Muslim marriage ceremonies in the UK are not in fact legally married. While 99% of... Read More

Catherine Thomas discusses no fault divorce in radio interview with Nick Ferrari

Catherine Thomas discusses no fault divorce in radio interview with Nick Ferrari

Catherine Thomas was up bright and early to discuss divorce law ahead of today's Westminster Hall debate on family justice reform. Well-versed on the issues... Read More

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver are still legally married 6 years after splitting up

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver are still legally married 6 years after splitting up

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver are still legally married despite Maria filing for divorce more than six years ago. Maria Shriver, 62, is a TV... Read More

Electric cars could be used to prove adultery, says Conservative MP

Electric cars could be used to prove adultery, says Conservative MP

Given the many advantages of electric cars, it is no surprise that the electric car market is growing rapidly. However, there are concerns about the... Read More

Top judge throws out 21 divorce petitions issued by fraudster barrister

Top judge throws out 21 divorce petitions issued by fraudster barrister

21 divorce petitions have been thrown out of court by a senior family law judge after it emerged that they had been issued fraudulently by a disgraced... Read More

Elvis and Priscillas divorce papers to go on auction

Elvis and Priscilla’s divorce papers to go on auction

Update: The Presley divorce papers sold for £20,000 on 11 November to a phone bidder from the USA. Forty years after the King’s death, the divorce papers of... Read More

New research exposes damage caused by fault-based divorce

New research exposes damage caused by fault-based divorce

A major study has found that divorce law in English and Wales can "exacerbate unnecessary conflict with damaging consequences for children" and runs "contrary... Read More

Divorced couples battle over finances continues, 25 years on

Divorced couple's battle over finances continues, 25 years on

Over 25 years on from their divorce, Carole and Timothy Hayes have still not settled their dispute over Mr Hayes’ potential assets. The dispute concerns a... Read More