Utah Grounds for Divorce

Code Section
30-3 et seq.

Residency
One party bona fide resident 3 months before commencing action.

Waiting Period
Decree becomes absolute on day signed by court. Hearing 90 days from filing of complaint.

No Fault
Separation (3 yrs.); irreconcilable differences.

Defenses
N/A

Grounds
Adultery; cruelty or violence; desertion (1 yr.); alcohol addiction; impotency; nonsupport; incurable insanity; conviction of felony; also irreconcilable differences and lived separately under decree of separation for 3 consecutive years.


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