Wednesday, August 13, 2008

First Same-Sex Divorce In California

Just three days after Theresa Ramirez and Adelita Guajardo of Fresno County got hitched they were filing for divorce. California was the first state to fully recognise same sex marriages. This will also be the first same-sex divorce the state has deal with.
The couple got married on the 27th June 2008 and filed the divorce papers on June 30th 208, it’s not said why the sudden change of heart for the couple or what grounds they are divorcing, but the court told ABC news that they will treat the lesbian couple exactly the same as any other couple who comes before the court, even though this is the first same-sex divorce in Fresno County.
The couple will divorce like any other couple seeking the same under California law...

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