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Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow's breakup is causing a Twitter meltdown
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# Chrineth

Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow's breakup is causing a Twitter meltdown

Mar 26th 2014, 10:04 AM 6,297 Views 4 Comments

So many theories.

Extract: A divorce or break-up is much like a bereavment
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Extract: A divorce or break-up is much like a bereavment

Mar 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 2,380 Views 76 Comments

A person undergoing the bereavement process of breakdown and separation is trying to survive, on both an emotional and practical level, writes Helen Collins.

Lawyer offers free Valentine's divorce to the couple with the best reason for splitting
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# Divorce Is In The Air

Lawyer offers free Valentine's divorce to the couple with the best reason for splitting

Feb 14th 2014, 2:39 PM 1,408 Views 0 Comments

Divorce lawyer Walter H. Bentley III really likes to help unhappy couples part ways.

Confused about separation or divorce? New videos aim to offer simple advice
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Confused about separation or divorce? New videos aim to offer simple advice

Feb 4th 2014, 8:14 AM 5,806 Views 12 Comments

The videos, by the Ombudsman for Children and the Courts Service, offer advice on the workings of a family law court and the process of a separation.

Column: Separation and divorce is hard for everyone – especially at Christmas
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Column: Separation and divorce is hard for everyone – especially at Christmas

Dec 22nd 2013, 7:30 PM 742 Views 123 Comments

If you’re anxious about how Christmas is going to work out now that your family unit is changing, try to step back and prioritise, says Bernadette Ryan.

Could pre-nups help Ireland's young farmers?
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Could pre-nups help Ireland's young farmers?

Dec 12th 2013, 5:23 PM 16,954 Views 68 Comments

With divorce came the fear that farms could be could be broken up, along with a marriage.

Charles Saatchi 'has no proof' Nigella Lawson took drugs
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Charles Saatchi 'has no proof' Nigella Lawson took drugs

Nov 29th 2013, 10:59 PM 9,322 Views 19 Comments

Charles Saatchi appeared in court today to give evidence in the trial of sisters Elisabetta and Francesca Grillo.

'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems
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'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems

Nov 27th 2013, 8:30 PM 22,913 Views 0 Comments

These claims emerged as a judge decided the trial of two sisters accused of fraud while working for the couple would go ahead.

Aaron McKenna: Marriage is nothing more than a contract – bring on the prenups
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Aaron McKenna: Marriage is nothing more than a contract – bring on the prenups

Nov 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 1,474 Views 53 Comments

There should be no reason that society prevents people from entering into an agreement that allows them to protect their respective assets, writes Aaron McKenna.

Laws recognising prenups to be considered by Government
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Laws recognising prenups to be considered by Government

Oct 31st 2013, 10:33 AM 4,609 Views 39 Comments

At present, prenuptial agreements are not binding in Irish law with settlements at the discretion of judges as part of divorce proceedings.

The oldest brides and grooms can be found in south Dublin and Waterford
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The oldest brides and grooms can be found in south Dublin and Waterford

Sep 30th 2013, 12:49 PM 11,911 Views 26 Comments

The latest CSO statistics show that marriage and divorce rates have fallen, while bride and grooms are getting older.

Irish deals website offers 'DIY Divorce' for half price
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# DIYvorce

Irish deals website offers 'DIY Divorce' for half price

Sep 11th 2013, 11:26 AM 1,557 Views 0 Comments

Five already bought. Sad face.

Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute
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Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute

Sep 10th 2013, 7:54 AM 10,899 Views 43 Comments

Shellie Zimmerman has said she won’t press charges.

Meet Putin's morality crusader: anti-gay and against cursing online
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Meet Putin's morality crusader: anti-gay and against cursing online

Aug 10th 2013, 11:30 AM 9,837 Views 79 Comments

Yelena Mizulina also wants to impose a tax on divorce.

Possibility of marital breakdown encouraging women into workforce
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Possibility of marital breakdown encouraging women into workforce

Jun 7th 2013, 11:30 AM 7,542 Views 31 Comments

A study by the ESRI showed an increased in women entering the workforce is linked to the legalisation of divorce.

Putin and wife announce divorce after three decades of marriage
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Putin and wife announce divorce after three decades of marriage

Jun 6th 2013, 10:01 PM 15,630 Views 58 Comments

Persistent rumours have swirled for years around Putin’s marriage and even alleged mistresses but until now there has been a total taboo over discussing his private life in mainstream Russian media.

Column: Let's stop using the 'floodgates' argument when debating social change
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Column: Let's stop using the 'floodgates' argument when debating social change

May 27th 2013, 7:00 AM 518 Views 73 Comments

Divorce, contraception and abortion – all debates that have been been subject to the ‘slippery slope’ argument. But that’s precisely what clear legislation rules out, writes Nathan Wheeler.

Column: The same-sex marriage debate shows ‘non-traditional’ families aren’t really accepted
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Column: The same-sex marriage debate shows ‘non-traditional’ families aren’t really accepted

Apr 21st 2013, 1:00 PM 69 Views 80 Comments

As a single parent family, I realise we’ve only been tolerated as opposed to accepted as a proper family unit and because of the absence of the traditional set up we are somehow ‘less than’, writes Carol Redmond, who says same-sex unions are being treated in the same way.

Woman divorces man because of his small penis
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# Size Matters

Woman divorces man because of his small penis

Mar 22nd 2013, 12:20 PM 43,406 Views 96 Comments

For some people size does matter.

How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988
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How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988

Jan 26th 2013, 9:15 AM 15,115 Views 39 Comments

Ireland isn’t doing too badly, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit…

Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony
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Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony

Dec 29th 2012, 10:44 AM 9,055 Views 43 Comments

The former prime minister of Italy will have to pay his ex-wife €100,000 a day as part of a legal separation settlement.

1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives
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1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives

Dec 28th 2012, 3:58 PM 15,830 Views 65 Comments

As debates raged on divorce and separation, one Irish man wrote to the Taoiseach Jack Lynch from Australia to tell him what people thought of the country.

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas
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Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas

Dec 25th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,269 Views 19 Comments

Amen has said fathers who have separated from their abusers are often denied access to their children over the holidays.

Column: 8 ways to stay civil with your ex-partner
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Column: 8 ways to stay civil with your ex-partner

Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00 PM 155 Views 15 Comments

It can be a tough time of year if you are newly separated, but it is important to put your children first, while also taking time for yourself, writes Sheila O’Malley.

Kim Kardashian's divorce is lasting WAY longer than her marriage
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# Divorce Kourt

Kim Kardashian's divorce is lasting WAY longer than her marriage

Nov 29th 2012, 10:59 AM 1,162 Views 0 Comments

Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries were together for 72 days. Their divorce is going to go on a lot longer than that.

Couple divorce in row over Fifty Shades of Grey
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# Fifty Shades Of Split

Couple divorce in row over Fifty Shades of Grey

Nov 12th 2012, 12:33 PM 22,056 Views 41 Comments

The husband apparently refused to re-enact scenes from the book.

The Evening Fix... now with beheaded Halloween trickery
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The Evening Fix... now with beheaded Halloween trickery

Oct 25th 2012, 8:15 PM 5,501 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we loved, learned and shared today.

Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison
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Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison

Oct 25th 2012, 4:37 PM 26,304 Views 43 Comments

Fritz had kept his daughter in a basement for 24 years and, through repeated rape, had fathered seven children with her. His ex-wife, Rosemarie, will no longer be able to access his pension.

Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce
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# Celeb Split

Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce

Aug 4th 2012, 3:07 PM 6,082 Views 31 Comments

The legendary singer is to divorce from his second wife, Kai Miller Morris.

One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage'
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One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage'

Jul 11th 2012, 1:18 PM 7,195 Views 73 Comments

The baby boom continues.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement
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# That Was Fast

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement

Jul 9th 2012, 9:18 PM 18,609 Views 32 Comments

The couple will take account of their “respective beliefs” in bringing up their daughter Suri.

Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50
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# Mid-life Crisis

Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:18 PM 15,883 Views 46 Comments

Tom Cruise was named the highest-paid actor in Hollywood today (which is also his 50th birthday). But then there’s the whole divorce thing…

Rupert Murdoch calls Scientologists "creepy, maybe even evil" on Twitter
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Rupert Murdoch calls Scientologists "creepy, maybe even evil" on Twitter

Jul 1st 2012, 9:10 PM 9,116 Views 0 Comments

Don’t hold back there, Rupes.

Photos: Katie Holmes files for sole custody in divorce from Tom Cruise
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# Splitsville

Photos: Katie Holmes files for sole custody in divorce from Tom Cruise

Jun 30th 2012, 3:12 PM 17,203 Views 30 Comments

The 33-year-old unexpectedly announced yesterday that she has filed for divorce from Tom Cruise.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to divorce
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# Sail Away

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to divorce

Jun 29th 2012, 6:40 PM 22,041 Views 47 Comments

The Hollywood power couple have been married for five years.

Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)
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Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)

Jun 3rd 2012, 1:00 PM 15,670 Views 36 Comments

From the Enniskillen bombing to the divorce referendum, from Theresa Lowe to Ray Houghton…. images of eighties Ireland.

Man divorces wife after she brings home 550 cats
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# Cat's A Divorce

Man divorces wife after she brings home 550 cats

May 26th 2012, 4:15 PM 6,692 Views 23 Comments

Although the couple attempted to reconcile, the woman involved ultimately decided that she would prefer to say goodbye to her husband than her cats.

Indian court: Insisting on using a condom is not grounds for divorce
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# D-I-V-O-R-C-E

Indian court: Insisting on using a condom is not grounds for divorce

May 4th 2012, 12:26 PM 4,092 Views 9 Comments

Nor is an ability to cook or fold clothes…

Column: Exporting our troubles is an Irish speciality
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Column: Exporting our troubles is an Irish speciality

Apr 4th 2012, 7:30 AM 47 Views 54 Comments

Ireland’s solution has always been to send our problems abroad, writes Jillian Godsil – and we’re still doing it today.

Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces
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Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces

Mar 29th 2012, 11:51 AM 4,089 Views 10 Comments

Newly-released data shows number of divorced people in Ireland increased by more than 150 per cent between 2002 and 2011.