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English translation: the parties agree to the divorce

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19:55 Dec 8, 2004
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general) / Divorce
English term or phrase: uncontested case
This cause came for hearing as an uncontested case upon the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage.
Beata Podwysocka
English translation:the parties agree to the divorce
Explanation:
The parties to the divorce do not contest the case (divorce); they agree.

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Note added at 3 mins (2004-12-08 19:59:23 GMT)
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One party initiates the divorce proceedings, the other party does not contest the divorce (agrees).
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Julie Roy
Canada
Local time: 20:51
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.
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4 +9the parties agree to the divorce
Julie Roy


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +9
the parties agree to the divorce


Explanation:
The parties to the divorce do not contest the case (divorce); they agree.

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Note added at 3 mins (2004-12-08 19:59:23 GMT)
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One party initiates the divorce proceedings, the other party does not contest the divorce (agrees).

Julie Roy
Canada
Local time: 20:51
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks a lot.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RHELLER: both husband and wife are in accord
1 min
  -> ... and soon in Canada we will have 'husband-husband' and 'wife-wife' cases (the cause of a huge political and social debate)

agree  David Knowles: In particular, they are not arguing about money or custody of children.
2 mins

agree  Miroslawa Jodlowiec
16 mins

agree  humbird: Yes that's why "uncontested" (means they don't argue whether they should divorce or not, whether who takes alimony from the other, etc., etc.
57 mins

agree  Anna Maria Augustine at proZ.com
4 hrs

agree  Victor Potapov
8 hrs

agree  Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
10 hrs

agree  Paula Vaz-Carreiro
14 hrs

agree  Veronica Prpic Uhing
17 hrs
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