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#Divorce

# divorce - Saturday 12 February, 2022

Opinion: Divorce can be stressful financially, but there are ways to make it easier
# Financial Planning
# Financial Planning

Opinion: Divorce can be stressful financially, but there are ways to make it easier

Feb 12th 2022, 7:00 AM 20,075 Views 13 Comments

Financial expert David Quinn has some advice for couples facing separation or divorce.

# divorce - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Divorce applications rose by 29% last year, the highest increase since legislation was introduced
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

Divorce applications rose by 29% last year, the highest increase since legislation was introduced

Jul 28th 2021, 2:43 PM 24,623 Views 40 Comments

The Courts Service has put the increase in divorce cases down to both Covid-19 and a change in law which reduced waiting times.

# divorce - Monday 19 April, 2021

Josepha Madigan: Covid has forced many couples to the point of separation. How they handle it is key
# Opinion
# Opinion

Josepha Madigan: Covid has forced many couples to the point of separation. How they handle it is key

Apr 19th 2021, 7:30 PM 25,618 Views 16 Comments

The Fine Gael TD and lawyer says lack of social supports during Covid means many relationships are feeling the pressure.

# divorce - Friday 19 February, 2021

Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West after seven years of marriage, US media reports
# Divorce
# Divorce

Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West after seven years of marriage, US media reports

Feb 19th 2021, 9:44 PM 68,068 Views 71 Comments

The couple tied the knot at a lavish ceremony in Florence, Italy, in May 2014.

# divorce - Friday 29 November, 2019

'It will impact thousands': New divorce living-apart requirements to apply from 1 December
# Two Years
# Two Years

'It will impact thousands': New divorce living-apart requirements to apply from 1 December

Nov 29th 2019, 8:10 AM 91,108 Views 33 Comments

Couples will have to live apart for two of the last three years to get a divorce.

# divorce - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Cabinet to discuss divorce proposals amid fears Brexit could impact recognition of UK separations
# Separation Period
# Separation Period

Cabinet to discuss divorce proposals amid fears Brexit could impact recognition of UK separations

Oct 8th 2019, 9:18 AM 8,235 Views 11 Comments

New legislation will reduce the length of time couples must be separated before divorcing.

# divorce - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan to seek Cabinet approval for new divorce bill
# Divorceref
# Divorceref

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan to seek Cabinet approval for new divorce bill

Jul 9th 2019, 7:26 AM 7,008 Views 3 Comments

The minister is also expected to ask Cabinet to approve the publication of the Blasphemy BIll 2019.

# divorce - Sunday 19 May, 2019

The 1995 referendum campaign was a thoroughly different beast to this one
# Story Of A Split
# Story Of A Split

The 1995 referendum campaign was a thoroughly different beast to this one

May 19th 2019, 9:30 PM 27,050 Views 42 Comments

Friday’s referendum has failed to see much of a debate.

# divorce - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum
# Big Day Of Voting
# Big Day Of Voting

Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum

May 18th 2019, 5:00 PM 18,066 Views 13 Comments

Get up to speed.

# divorce - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

The Big Day of Voting: Today's your last chance to make sure you're registered to vote on May 24
# Vote Vote Vote
# Vote Vote Vote

The Big Day of Voting: Today's your last chance to make sure you're registered to vote on May 24

May 7th 2019, 1:30 PM 20,473 Views 30 Comments

There’s two elections, a referendum… and plebiscites in certain areas.

# divorce - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?

May 5th 2019, 9:00 PM 26,255 Views 28 Comments

Test your knowledge here.

# divorce - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Solicitors want a Yes vote in divorce referendum
# Divorce
# Divorce

Solicitors want a Yes vote in divorce referendum

May 2nd 2019, 6:10 AM 18,631 Views 25 Comments

A new report by the society details a number of “unsatisfactory” aspects of divorce law.

# divorce - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Government announces wording of amendments for the divorce referendum
# Divorce Referendum
# Divorce Referendum

Government announces wording of amendments for the divorce referendum

Updated Mar 26th 2019, 8:17 PM 29,163 Views 60 Comments

Through primary legislation the government would introduce, you would have to live apart for two years before getting a divorce.

Poll: Should the four-year time period for divorce be reduced?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the four-year time period for divorce be reduced?

Mar 26th 2019, 9:29 AM 46,366 Views 32 Comments

Under the current system, married couples need to have lived apart for at least four years during the previous five years.

# divorce - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Opinion: Is it time to fully remove divorce from the Irish constitution?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Is it time to fully remove divorce from the Irish constitution?

Feb 3rd 2019, 8:45 AM 19,174 Views 44 Comments

The government is proposing a referendum to reduce the time period for divorce but other constitutional restrictions will still apply, writes David Kenny.

# divorce - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Divorce referendum: Voters will be asked whether to delete 'living apart period' from Constitution
# Constitution
# Constitution

Divorce referendum: Voters will be asked whether to delete 'living apart period' from Constitution

Jan 29th 2019, 2:52 PM 25,012 Views 60 Comments

The government announced the terms of the referendum today.

# divorce - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Poll: Would you like to see divorce waiting times lowered or abolished?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see divorce waiting times lowered or abolished?

Jan 6th 2019, 8:30 PM 50,529 Views 120 Comments

A referendum on divorce in Ireland is to be held in May.

# divorce - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Referendum on divorce could be delayed, warns Taoiseach
# Substituted
# Substituted

Referendum on divorce could be delayed, warns Taoiseach

Jan 1st 2019, 6:30 AM 22,658 Views 18 Comments

It was due to be held in May, but Varadkar said the woman in the home referendum might take its place.

# divorce - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Divorce waiting time referendum to be held in May 2019
# Splitting Up
# Splitting Up

Divorce waiting time referendum to be held in May 2019

Dec 4th 2018, 5:24 PM 46,113 Views 121 Comments

A referendum to give Irish citizens living abroad the right to vote in the Irish presidential election is to be held on the same day.

# divorce - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

There has been a fall in divorce cases, with more women than men applying
# It's Over
# It's Over

There has been a fall in divorce cases, with more women than men applying

Jul 17th 2018, 9:00 PM 15,021 Views 52 Comments

There has been a 4% decrease on 2016 figures, down from 4,179 in 2016 to 3,995 last year.

# divorce - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Russell Crowe held an auction to pay for his divorce and raised millions from film memorabilia
# Cheers
# Cheers

Russell Crowe held an auction to pay for his divorce and raised millions from film memorabilia

Apr 7th 2018, 1:26 PM 66,408 Views 42 Comments

The breast plate he wore in Gladiator went for €78,000.

# divorce - Thursday 5 April, 2018

A guy on First Dates ended up sitting beside his ex-wife in the restaurant and it was very awkward
# First Dates
From The Daily Edge
# First Dates

A guy on First Dates ended up sitting beside his ex-wife in the restaurant and it was very awkward

Apr 5th 2018, 9:24 AM 12,449 Views 3 Comments

Yikes.

# divorce - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

All eyes on Irish border as Brexit draft text to be finalised today
# Divorce
# Divorce

All eyes on Irish border as Brexit draft text to be finalised today

Feb 28th 2018, 6:10 AM 6,929 Views 22 Comments

The draft will give a legal basis to last December’s preliminary agreement.

# divorce - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Poll: How long should couples have to live apart before being granted a divorce?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How long should couples have to live apart before being granted a divorce?

Feb 7th 2018, 8:43 AM 41,666 Views 107 Comments

Recently published data shows that Carlow, Dublin and Tipperary have the highest divorce rates in Ireland.

# divorce - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Marriage could help reduce the risk of dementia - study
# Heartwarming
# Heartwarming

Marriage could help reduce the risk of dementia - study

Dec 3rd 2017, 6:00 AM 8,616 Views 10 Comments

The widowed were 20% more likely to develop dementia than married people, the meta analysis indicated.

# divorce - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

You'll be asked to vote in quite a few referendums over the next two years
# Save The Dates
# Save The Dates

You'll be asked to vote in quite a few referendums over the next two years

Sep 26th 2017, 4:18 PM 39,190 Views 148 Comments

The referendum on the Eighth Amendment will be held in May or June 2018.

# divorce - Saturday 23 September, 2017

'It's a complete disaster': Getting a divorce in Ireland could get a lot harder post-Brexit
# British Spouses
# British Spouses

'It's a complete disaster': Getting a divorce in Ireland could get a lot harder post-Brexit

Sep 23rd 2017, 9:30 PM 47,570 Views 37 Comments

Getting a divorce from a spouse in the UK is governed by EU law, which may not apply after Brexit.

# divorce - Friday 15 September, 2017

Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced?

Sep 15th 2017, 8:43 AM 26,627 Views 124 Comments

A referendum on the waiting time is likely to be held next year.

Divorce referendum expected to be held November 2018
# Marriage
# Marriage

Divorce referendum expected to be held November 2018

Sep 15th 2017, 6:25 AM 38,359 Views 61 Comments

Currently, couples must have lived apart for four years out of the preceding five before they can initiate divorce proceedings.

# divorce - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Recession's toll on divorce rates ends as applications return to 2008 levels
# Divorce
# Divorce

Recession's toll on divorce rates ends as applications return to 2008 levels

Sep 14th 2017, 10:13 AM 15,713 Views 44 Comments

Divorce applications from 2015 were the highest level of this century.

# divorce - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

India bans practice that allowed men to divorce their wives by reciting word three times
# Triple Talaq
# Triple Talaq

India bans practice that allowed men to divorce their wives by reciting word three times

Aug 22nd 2017, 11:39 AM 22,436 Views 58 Comments

The country’s Supreme Court ruled that the practice was both unconstitutional and un-Islamic.

# divorce - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years
# Cast Your Vote
# Cast Your Vote

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years

Aug 1st 2017, 6:05 AM 19,739 Views 50 Comments

The Taoiseach has outlined his referendum plans for the next two years

# divorce - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced to two years?
# BRIDE AND DOOM
# BRIDE AND DOOM

Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced to two years?

Jul 12th 2017, 9:11 PM 28,896 Views 58 Comments

Currently, couples must wait four years before proceedings can begin.

# divorce - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Taoiseach says he is not opposed to holding a 'referendum day'
# Cast Your Vote
# Cast Your Vote

Taoiseach says he is not opposed to holding a 'referendum day'

Jul 4th 2017, 5:59 PM 17,245 Views 46 Comments

Varadkar says he has no intention of putting a referendum on the Eighth Amendment “on the long finger”.

# divorce - Friday 23 June, 2017

Qatar told to close Al-Jazeera and accept other demands or face 'divorce' from gulf neighbours
# Crisis In The Gulf
# Crisis In The Gulf

Qatar told to close Al-Jazeera and accept other demands or face 'divorce' from gulf neighbours

Jun 23rd 2017, 10:08 PM 22,438 Views 36 Comments

The Qatar-based broadcaster denounced the move as an attack on media freedom.

# divorce - Saturday 10 June, 2017

A nasty divorce or separation harms a child's health for decades
# Health Risk
# Health Risk

A nasty divorce or separation harms a child's health for decades

Jun 10th 2017, 8:30 AM 15,844 Views 13 Comments

A study shows that adults whose parents separated during childhood are at an increased risk for poorer health.

# divorce - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Man files for separation after 12 years of marriage to woman who raped him when he was 12
# Washington
# Washington

Man files for separation after 12 years of marriage to woman who raped him when he was 12

May 31st 2017, 10:57 PM 84,439 Views 79 Comments

They began an affair when he was 12 and she was 34, they have two children together.

# divorce - Friday 28 April, 2017

EU President's letter: Britain must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first
# Divorce Talks
# Divorce Talks

EU President's letter: Britain must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first

Apr 28th 2017, 1:11 PM 22,004 Views 111 Comments

“Before discussing our future, we must first sort out our past,” Tusk wrote, ahead of a summit tomorrow.

# divorce - Thursday 6 April, 2017

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics

Apr 6th 2017, 11:18 AM 54,976 Views 195 Comments

Births, deaths and everything in between: Here’s what you need to know about Census 2016.

# divorce - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Former Spice Girl Mel B accuses husband of years of abuse
# Allegations
# Allegations

Former Spice Girl Mel B accuses husband of years of abuse

Apr 5th 2017, 11:48 AM 31,183 Views 0 Comments

She filed to divorce her husband of nearly 10 years on 20 March, citing irreconcilable differences.

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