The plans for no-fault divorces should be seen as a welcome step forward in reducing the impact on children of the parental blame game that is all too common in a divorce.
The Divorce Reform Bill, currently at the report stage in parliament, will introduce the concept of “no fault” to divorce proceedings in England and Wales. While divorce is often a sad experience, we must ensure that the impact on children is minimised.
Parents will be going through enough of a roller coaster of emotion during a divorce, but they should try to concentrate on the needs of their children, who do not want to hear or feel that a parent is at fault.
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