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For “irreconcilable differences” causing the irremediable breakdown of the marriage, no actual proof is required and
However, a divorce may only be granted on grounds of “incurable insanity” upon proof, such as reliable medical or psychiatric testimony, that the insane spouse was at the time the divorce petition was filed, and remains, incurably insane. This option is rarely used in California, but it is available.
In fault-based divorce jurisdictions, there generally are more grounds for divorce (such as fraud, cruelty, infidelity, or abandonment) and the party filing for divorce must prove the grounds exist in order to be granted a divorce. In
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