This report addresses the joinder of divorce proceedings with other causes of action between husband and wife. Section 2(g) of the Divorce Act, 1968, provides that “‘petition’ for divorce means a petition or motion for a decree of divorce, either with or without corollary relief by way of an order under section 10 or 11”. It can be argued that this definition effectively precludes any collateral issues being introduced in the petition for divorce and […]
|AREA OF LAW||Family Law Marriage & Divorce|
|TAGS||alimony, cause, custody, divorce, jo, maintenance, matrimonial, petition, spouse|
Alberta Rules of Court, Rule 563(3), Alta. Reg. 315/71.
August 2, 1971