Generally speaking, there are two established grounds for the dissolution of gay marriages (also called "civil unions"):
1. The marriage can be determined as "irretrievably broken."
2. One of the members of the couple is determined to be "mentally incompetent."
Keep in mind that your local laws may have slight variations on these two grounds. Your attorney will be able to guide you toward the proper direction for the grounds of your divorce at your first meeting with him/her, based on your explanation of the reasons you and your partner are separating.
Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.
Loveandpride.com is the world’s #1 jewelry destination for the gay and lesbian community. Stylish, sexy designs that celebrate who you are, from wedding and commitment rings to watches, necklaces and bracelets, including the popular "The L Word" and "Queer as Folk" Collections. Elegantly crafted from the finest materials, from acclaimed designer Udi Behr.