Judge rules out time limit on payments for wife

July 18, 2014 14 comments

fostering and adoption

Placing a time limit on maintenance payments made by a man to his ex-wife would not be appropriate, a judge has ruled. In Murphy v Murphy, the couple had lived together for two years before marrying in 2007. They went on to have twins and the wife gave up work to look after the children….

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The Prest saga returns to court

November 19, 2013 2 comments

family law

Regular readers of this blog may well recall the saga of Petrodel v Prest, the long-running divorce dispute between Yasmin Prest and her wealthy ex-husband Michael which went all the way to the Supreme Court in June. The former Mrs Prest appeared to have won her case. The Justices of the Supreme Court ruled that…

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