12/06/2010 01:31 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

European Divorce: EU Justice Ministers Propose New Regulations

As a general rule, getting divorced is more complicated than getting married. This is especially true if husband and wife come from different countries and live in Europe. Cases are frequently blocked as couples and judges wrangle over which national law to use: the husband's, the wife's, the country where the marriage was celebrated or their last country of residence.

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