Pursuant to a survery of family lawyers, the following is a breakdown of the causes for divorce:l Business problems 1%
l Emotional / physical abuse 6%
l Extra marital affair 25%
l Family strains 2%
l Financial / money worries 5%
l Growing apart / falling out of love 27%
l Mid-life crisis 10%
l Stress 2%
l Unreasonable behaviour 17%
l Work-holism 4%
l Other 1%
For Richer, For Poorer? Grant Thornton UK LLP (2011) available at http://www.grant-thornton.co.uk/pdf/Matrimonial_Survey_2011.pdf
Minnesota; however, is a no fault divorce state and the reason behind a divorce is by and large irrelevant.
In Minnesota, divorce proceedings are commenced by the service of a Summons and Petition.