The divorce process will soon be made easier and less hostile for separating couples, with proposals for a ‘No-Fault Divorce’ to overhaul current legislation. The change is the outcome of a public consultation, where family law professionals argued the current 50-year-old legislation is outdated, archaic and inflammatory. Currently, you have to prove that y ...
Under UK family law, divorce is a legal resolution to officially end a marriage when the relationship breaks down. The effect of a decree absolute is that the marriage is effectively dissolved and each spouse is legally free to marry again.