Divorce is a legal termination of a marriage by a court in a legal proceeding, requiring a petition or complaint for divorce by one party. Divorce is legalized when it has gone through the proper legal channels and is approved by the Court. Divorce Records is given after the married couples case is closed and legally approved in the court, in front of a judge. These records have a great number of purposes. They are a conclusion to the divorce agreement which took place in a Court of Law. The importance of divorce papers is to ensure the divorce is legal and the papers were signed by a Judge in a Court of Law.
Someone filing a divorce has its own personal reasons and a recent study has shown what the main causes of divorce were. Adultery, Infidelity and Extramarital Sex are the leading cause of divorce and has been considered to be a serious offense by many cultures. Domestic Violence or known as Domestic Abuse by many comes in different forms. The husband or the wife had experienced being physically abused, emotionally abused, threatened, verbal abused, economic abused and sexual abused by their own partner. Financial Infidelity is experience by married couple if the husband or the wife spends too much or into gambling and causes economic restraint to their relationship. Vices add financial strain to their partner and other family members because of its effect that may lead to abuse.
There are different types of divorce. No-Fault Divorce is a divorce in which the dissolution of a marriage does not require any fault evidence by the husband or the wife. This type of divorce can be made by either party or both parties jointly. At-Fault Divorce unlike No-Fault Divorce requires proof or evidence by one party that the other party had committed an act incompatible to the marriage. This evidence includes collusions of the parties, condonation, connivance and provocation. Summary Divorce is used when both parties meet certain eligibility requirements or agree on issues regarding personal properties, short marriage, children issues beforehand.
Uncontested Divorce happens when both parties are able to come to an agreement with or without the help of their lawyers about properties, children and support issues. Approval of divorce may be fast guaranteed if both parties agree and present to the court with fair agreement. If both parties cannot come to an agreement, the court may decide how to split property and custody of their children. Collaborative Divorce is when both parties are aided by professional support by attorneys or divorce coaches regarding their marriage and divorce issues. Mediated Divorce has mediation sessions for both parties to discuss problems and solutions regarding their divorce.
Freedom of Information Legislation comprises laws that guarantee access to data held by the country but sadly not all country has adapted this kind of freedom. This legislation established the right to know the legal process of the people by which requests may be made for government held information, and for it to be received freely or at minimal cost. Not all records are available to the public as some are kept privately for confidential reasons by the government and other records are being decided by the owner itself.
With Freedom of Information legislation is already approved and applied in most countries, access to Records including birth, marriage, divorce, criminal and obituary are free. Free Divorce Records can be viewed by public websites but the disadvantage for public websites is the lack of information or the information containing the record was not updated. Compared to private websites that requires pay for their services but have the right assurance of information it will give to its customers.