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No-fault divorce statute applied to same-sex couples (access required)

Virginia Code §20-91(A)(9)(a), which allows a husband and wife to obtain a divorce if they live separate and apart without cohabitation and without interruption for one year, applies equally to same-sex married couples. In this case, a same-sex married couple seeks what is commonly called a no-fault divorce under this code provision. The parties disagree on ...