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Divorce: Then and Now

“There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

In an excellent article by John-Paul Boyd, he writes about the history of divorce: 366 more words

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Introduction to Canadian Divorce Law

Before initiating the process of divorce, there are a number of basic facts with which it is necessary to become familiar.

What is a Divorce? 366 more words


Divorce Stress or Fiction

Moving through a divorce, separation or even just a challenging time in your life can wear you down. What I find most interesting is that divorce is second on the… 776 more words


Edward Kruk: Equal shared parenting — best for parents, best for children

In recent days, the National Post has brought forward two sides of the current debate on Bill C-560, An Act to amend the Divorce Act (equal parenting), set for second reading in the House of Commons today. 895 more words

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Tasha Kheiriddin: 'Equal shared parenting' law doesn't put kids first

On March 25, Bill C-560 goes to second reading before the House of Commons. The private member’s bill, moved by Conservative MP Maurice Vellacott, would amend the Divorce Act and related statutes to make equal shared parenting (ESP) the law in Canada. 870 more words

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Barbara Kay: After a divorce, equal parenting rights should be the norm

In 1999, an exhaustively researched Joint House-Senate committee report, entitled “For the Sake of the Children,” offered recommendations whose spirit is encapsulated in Bill C-560, which will move to second reading in Parliament on March 25. 719 more words

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Ryan Glass: Fixing Canada's Divorce Act

As 2013 drew to a close, Bill C-560 was tabled. It is expected to be presented to the House of Commons in the coming months. This legislation, which would make progressive reforms to the Divorce Act, is something that all Canadians should know about … and support. 710 more words

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