Dawn Pennell of Capron & Helliwell solicitors, considers the recent Supreme Court decision in the case of Owens
In July 2017 I wrote about the Court of Appeal decision in this case and wondered whether permission would be sought to take the argument to the Supreme Court. Well, more than a year on, the Supreme Court has considered it and on 25th July handed down its much anticipated judgement.
Mr and Mrs Owens married in 1978, separated in early 2015 and have two adult children. Mrs Owens wished to get divorced basing her Divorce Petition on her husband having behaved in su...