The Best and Worst States for Getting Divorced

By Joel Stonington and Alex McIntyre - 2011-11-14T16:21:49Z

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Georgia (23)

Filing fee: $218.50

Minimum processing time: 210 days

Divorce rate: 11.6

Among Georgia's unusual grounds for granting a fault divorce: pregnancy at the time of marriage and habitual intoxication. Both the marriage rate and divorce rate are above the nation's average, with Georgia's median marriage age at 27.1.

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