Is California a no-fault state for divorce?

Answer California was actually the first state to adopt the no-fault divorce concept. A no-fault divorce means that both the husband and wife contributed to the break-up of the marriage. In a no-fault div... Read More »

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Is VA a fault divorce state?

You can file for divorce on either no-fault or fault grounds in Virginia. Fault grounds include adultery and cruelty, although if you file on cruelty grounds, a final decree won't be granted until ... Read More »

Is New York a no-fault divorce state?

If, as expected, Gov. David Paterson signs a bill approved by legislators in July 2010, New York will become the last state to adopt a no-fault divorce law. A no-fault divorce allows a couple to sp... Read More »

Is Ohio a no-fault divorce state?

Residents in Ohio have the option to file for a no-fault or a fault divorce. In a no-fault divorce, someone can file based on not living with their spouse for a year and being incompatible with tha... Read More »

Is Colorado a no-fault divorce state?

Colorado is a no-fault divorce state. This means that when it comes to issues related to financial support or property division, the court will not take who caused the divorce into account. In thes... Read More »