Oklahoma Grounds for Divorce

Code Section
Tit. 43 §§101, et seq.

Residency
One party must have been resident in good faith for 6 months before filing.

Waiting Period
Final immediately unless appealed, but neither may marry for 6 months (if so guilty of bigamy) nor cohabit for 30 days (if so guilty of adultery).

No Fault
Incompatibility

Defenses
N/A

Grounds
Adultery; cruelty or violence; abandonment/desertion (1 yr.); alcohol addiction; impotency; insanity (for 5 yrs. prior); pregnant at time of marriage (not by husband); conviction of felony; fraudulent contract; procuring divorce out of state not releasing one party; gross neglect of duty.


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