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  • Appeal against an order whereby the court found that at the date of her divorce petition, the applicant wife had acquired a domicile of choice in England, her domicile of origin being in Ireland, and was therefore entitled to proceed with her divorce suit in England under s5(2) of the Domicile and Matrimonial Proceedings Act 1973 and Article 7 of the EU Regulation 2201 of 2003. The appeal was allowed. Judgment, 15/06/2018, free
  • Our tweets summarising the submissions and questions from the hearing News, 18/05/2018, free
  • Open letter from The President and the CEO of HMCTS says testing will start in September. News, 09/05/2018, free
  • HMCTS rolls out service nationwide following a successful pilot. News, 08/05/2018, free
  • New research on defended divorce, led by Professor Liz Trinder at the University of Exeter, has been published by the Nuffield Foundation. The research, called No Contest, explores why defended divorce occurs and examines how cases are dealt with by the courts and is a follow-up to last year's Finding Fault report. News, 27/04/2018, free

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