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Either spouse can get a divorce simply by stating that irreconcilable differences have caused a breakdown in the marriage and that the two parties have been separated for at least two years. If both spouses are in agreement that there should be a divorce, they can agree in writing that the marriage can be ended after only six months’ separation.
– Impotence of the other spouse
– The spouse had another spouse living at the time of marriage, or has committed adultery or deserted the spouse wanting the divorce
– The spouse has attempted to kill the spouse wanting the divorce by poisoning or other malicious means
– Extreme and repeated mental or physical cruelty
– Conviction of a felony or an infamous crime
– Infection of the spouse with a sexually transmitted disease
– Excessive use of addictive drugs for two or more years
If you would like to know whether you have proper grounds to seek a divorce, contact our family law attorney today.