It's possible to become so dazed and traumatized that you fail to take charge of your divorce, but it's much better if you can regain control by learning some basic information about your legal rights and responsibilities in the upcoming divorce.
You don't have to testify or provide evidence about why the marriage ended.
Because no-fault divorce doesn't allow people to smear each other or sling mud in a courtroom, it speeds up the legal proceedings and spares divorcing couples a lot of heartache.
In other states, which are known as "fault-based" states, the issue of who's at fault can be considered when the judge is deciding whether to grant a divorce.
The divorce papers will say that the divorce was granted because of wrongful marital conduct and may specify who is at fault.
This compassionate approach is based on June's profound belief in the importance of every individual with whom she communicates, in person or on the air.