What is a No-Fault Divorce in New York?

Accel Admin   July 28, 2015   Comments Off on What is a No-Fault Divorce in New York?
  • No-fault divorce was adopted into law in August 2010.
  • Before this, couples wanting a divorce needed to plead and prove grounds for divorce, which could end up with a trial just on the grounds issue itself.
  • Now, if someone wants to get a divorce, they usually will not have to defend their ground of no-fault divorce.
  • New York was the last state to approve no-fault divorce and it has been very helpful and has made getting a divorce a lot easier in the state of New York.