The New York Times recently reported that Pope Francis Pope has announced measures to simplify marriage annulments. http://nyti.ms/1M7YuWQ The New York Times say, “(t)he new rules take effect on Dec. 8 and are expected to speed up cases in which neither spouse is contesting the annulment. These fast-track cases can be heard as soon as 30 days after a couple files an application, and at most within 45 days.
The new procedures also eliminate one of the two church trials that are required of all couples seeking an annulment, a process that can drag on for years, at great cost.”
We discussed annulment with Father John Lyons on Divorce TV. See https://youtu.be/zERhzWiyQn4
The procedure seemed very cumbersome and this should be a big improvement.As always, you can post any comment about this blog or Divorce Mediation, or just Mediation by following the directions at the right in the green column or at the bottom of this website.
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