When can I begin to date?

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Not until the divorce is final. Adultery is a ground for the granting of a divorce based upon fault. Your legal status as a married person does not change until a divorce is granted. Although some judges are lenient regarding dating while a divorce is pending, you should be cautious about taking the risk. The fact that your spouse may be dating should not be an excuse or justification for your conduct. You need to wear the “white hat.”

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