decree nisi


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decree nisi

Law a provisional decree, esp in divorce proceedings, which will later be made absolute unless cause is shown why it should not
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Petitioner and witness bore out counsel's opening, and the solicitor's clerk, who served the citation, said Long told him they were to have been married the very day he was served Decree Nisi with custody of the child of the marriage.
These include a copy of the marriage certificate, answers to set questions by the court about their petitions for divorce by the former couple, and the judge's certificate granting a decree nisi.
The 42S-year-old was granted a decree nisi from art dealer Jay Jopling by a judge at the High Court's family division in central London.
The pair - who were granted a decree nisi, the first stage of their divorce, in November - have been arguing over where the three children they raise will spend the festive period for weeks.
1996 A decree nisi was issued for the divorce of the Prince and Princess of Wales
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A decree nisi was granted to Mrs Stein during brief proceedings at the High Court's family division in central London.
He stops the wedding and whisks Kat upstairs to reveal he is still awaiting his decree nisi and she has to decide whether she should tie the knot.
A decree nisi was granted in 1998 but Cousins never got round to having it made final.
An announcement soon would allow a decree nisi - on the grounds of separation for over two years - to be granted as early as the end of this month.
The star was granted a decree nisi at a brief hearing at the Central Family Court in London before District Judge Heather MacGregor.
According to a statement issued on behalf of the pair, the divorce will proceed on the undefended basis, the decree nisi is to be pronounced on 31 July, and neither party will be making any financial claims against the other.