Also, it seems that about 40% of the men who state they are divorced are actually still going through the process. That stated, I have come up to some heavy objection from both family and friends – hence I’m here.
While you are not supposed to date while you are married, judges rarely punish someone who starts dating once they have physically separated from the spouse.
If you find yourself not being able to wait until your divorce is final to start dating again, there are a few “do’s and don’ts” of dating to consider.
Every once in a while, our Jackson divorce lawyer at Casey, Simmons & Bryant, PLLC gets a client that asks, “Is it okay if I go out on a date?
” And our immediate response is simply always, “Wait until your divorce is final.” However, life is often not so simple.
Of course, dating does not necessarily lead to sexual relations, but it certainly can and often does.