Family and Estate Law Blog


When Can a Judge Refuse a Divorce?

When must judges refuse to grant a divorce? In a previous article I explained that Canadian law requires that there has been a breakdown of the marriage before a divorce can be granted. I also explained the three ways to prove that a marriage has broken down. In this...

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Grounds for Getting a Divorce in British Columbia

What do you need to prove in order to get a divorce? In order to get a divorce in Canada, a spouse has to prove that there has been a breakdown of the marriage. You can prove this in three ways: Living separate and apart for at least one year when the divorce case was...

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