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Woman sues lawyers for not advising that divorce would end her marriage
28 March 2014
A woman has sued her lawyers on the grounds that they failed to advise her that getting divorced would mean ending her marriage.
Jane Mulcahy, who sued her lawyers on a number of counts, is a committed Catholic. She claimed that her lawyers should have known this, and should have advised her that a divorce would mean terminating her marriage. Apparently this hadn't occurred to her.
If I only had a brain
Lord Justice Briggs described her inevitably unsuccessful claim as "
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