And while some states do still use adultery as a partial basis for alimony, this is also becoming less common.
Choosing to divorce is rarely an easy decision to make, but escaping a bad situation can feel like a breath of fresh air.
Others may seek out dates for a sense of empowerment that they may not have had during the course of their marriage.
Between 40% to 50% of married people will get a divorce, and it’s not a surprise that some people will inevitably date during the divorce process.
Family lawyers will tell you that adultery is only committed when sexual contact is made between a married individual and someone who is not their spouse.
Just going to the movies or grabbing a bite to eat isn’t considered adultery, even if the participants have more than friendship on their minds.