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MHK aims to simplify no-fault divorce

Daphne Caine MHK

Consultation attracts 75 responses in a week

A consultation on no-fault divorce has attracted 75 responses in the first week.

Garff member Daphne Caine is seeking feedback from the public on her private member's bill, which is aiming to speed-up the divorce process on the Island.

A no-fault divorce currently requires a two-year separation period, with almost half who went through the system in 2018 falling into this category.

Mrs Caine explains why she feels the changes are necessary:

You can find full details of the consultation on the government's website, with responses being accepted until 2 January.

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