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Slice of Life: Divorce is not a failure

'This belief that women divorcées are embittered — there’s a very overt streak of patriarchy in that'

Globe-trotting humanitarian Angelina Jolie files for divorce from actor husband Brad Pitt

The actress's attorney said in a statement that 'the decision was made for the health of the family'.

Divorce without guilt or blame

Civil claims for damages following adultery seem dated in the light of our modern, secular morality.

Pule under fire from ConCourt over deadline

Former communications minister Dina Pule has been taken to task for failing to meet a court deadline to remedy the SA Post Office Act, reported SABC.

Malta starts voting in divorce referendum

The people of Malta started voting on Saturday in a referendum on whether or not to introduce divorce.

Is your divorce a corporate risk?

When your high-profile divorce hits the media, it may hurt your company. Here's why.

Divorce and pension fund benefits

Can you claim a spouse's pension fund benefits if you divorce?

Use your divorce payment wisely

Spouses are entitled now to an immediate share of the retirement savings of their former spouse if provided in the divorce agreement.

That piece of paper does matter

Do not rely on common law to provide you with protection in the case of death or separation, writes Maya Fisher-French.

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