By Tracy Achen If you are thinking about dating during divorce ... You may think that you are free to start a new relationship once the decision is made to separate or divorce.But it is wise to hold off on the dating scene until after your divorce is finalized for a number of strategic, legal, and emotional reasons.
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From a legal perspective, it's best to avoid a new relationship while your in the middle of a divorce.
Nearly every state recognizes some form of no-fault divorce.
For example, the judge might disapprove of the dating spouse's behavior and develop a bias against them.
While such a bias is ostensibly unacceptable in the U. legal system, judges are human and biases are natural and even probable in some instances.
Even if your husband has carried on numerous affairs during your marriage, he will not think that you are justified in seeing someone new at this time.