Divorce Mediation Centers Fredericksburg VA
Behavioral Healthcare of Fredericksburg
Virginia Legal Requirements for Divorce
Decree immediate on determination of issues. Remarriage prohibited during appeal.
"No Fault" Grounds for Divorce
Separation (1 yr.).
One party resident and domiciled 6 months before suit. 20-97
Defenses to a Divorce Filing
Adultery, buggery, or sodomy: cohabitation after knowledge, act occurred more than 5 yrs. before suit for divorce, or party procured or connived act
Other Grounds for Divorce
Adultery or sodomy or buggery committed outside the marriage; subsequent conviction of felony and confined for more than one year without cohabitation following confinement; cruelty, caused fear of bodily hurt or willfully deserted 1 yr. from the date of such act; lived separate lives without cohabitation and without interruption for one year.