Example usage They ended their marriage with a divorce. Pages on this site to help you understand Divorce Families Pages on this site to help you understand Family law Mediators Families I'm young and have a problem Meeting your family lawyer for the first time? Recent articles tagged with Divorce Are your parents getting divorced? Thinking about getting divorced? One in five married couples consider separating in the New Year Recent articles tagged with Family law Relationship breakdown during Covid-19 One in ten divorcees feel the right help could have saved their marriage See also: Child maintenance the amount of maintenance the parent not living with their child must pay. Decree nisi A provisional court order which orders that a marriage should be dissolved. It will become a final legal decision on the marriage unless a reason is given.