In most countries, monogamy is required by law, so divorce allows each former partner to marry another person; where polygyny is legal but polyandry is not, divorce allows the woman to marry another person.Divorce should not be confused with annulment, which declares the marriage null and void; with legal separation or de jure separation (a legal process by which a married couple may formalize a de facto separation while remaining legally married) or with de facto separation (a process where the spouses informally stop cohabiting).
Yet, what constitutes such a "breakdown" of the marriage is interpreted very differently from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, ranging from very liberal interpretations (e.g.
Netherlands) Separation constitutes a ground of divorce in some European countries (in Germany, e.g., a divorce is granted on the basis of a 1-year separation if both spouses consent, or 3-year separation if only one spouse consents).
That might necessitate different emphasis in the answer.
Similarly, she may be interested in having the backing of her community.
DEAR SEEKING: Why so much concern about public opinion of this “sort of thing”?
Who gives half a damn what people think of your value system or how you choose to live by it, and why would they even care?Or she can tell them she’s [bringing home] every guy she sees on the dating site.Her choice of how to spin this, but really, I’m not certain why she hasn’t figured that out yet. Email Carolyn at [email protected], follow her on Facebook at chat with her online at noon Eastern time each Friday at Also in Italy, new laws came into force in 20 with significant changes in Italian law in matter of divorce: apart from shortening of the period of obligatory separation, are allowed other forms of getting a divorce – as an alternative to court proceedings, i.e.the negotiations with the participation of an advocate or agreement made before the registrar of Public Registry Office.Divorce, also known as dissolution of marriage, is the termination of a marriage or marital union, the canceling or reorganizing of the legal duties and responsibilities of marriage, thus dissolving the bonds of matrimony between a married couple under the rule of law of the particular country or state.