07/19/2011 06:21 pm ET | Updated Sep 18, 2011

Divorce News: San Francisco Budget Means 18-Month Wait For Divorce

It will soon take hours to pay a traffic ticket in San Francisco, months to get court records and at least a year and a half to get a divorce. With a few exceptions, only criminal cases will go to trial.

Two hundred Superior Court employees, more than 40 percent of the staff, are about to be notified that they will be laid off Sept. 30 because of devastating losses of state funding.

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