Ground for Divorce


What is a No-Fault Divorce?

The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill has finally reached the end of its parliamentary journey. However, although the ‘no fault divorce’ bill has been passed through the House of Commons, it will return to the House of Lords to consider an amendment before receiving Royal Assent. Lord Chancellor Robert Buckland has said that they are looking to work towards the bill coming into force in […]


Facebook or Divorcebook?

By Paula Murphy Apparently almost one in five Divorce Petitions are now based on allegations that their spouses have done something inappropriate with someone else on Facebook.  Flirty emails and messages found on Facebook pages are increasingly being cited as evidence of unreasonable behaviour.  Certainly, in my experience as a family lawyer, Facebook has been blamed by an increasing number of clients over recent years.  […]