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I'm sorry to hear about your situation. The answer is "Yes". Although most states have curtailed the practice, suing a lover in NC for being the cause of a divorce is still alive and kicking. The suit is called "Alienation of Affection" and alleges that the paramour has committed a civil tort and is therefore liable for damages. I would speak to a local attorney who has filed these types of suits in the past. Calling the NC bar for a referral to an attorney in that area of expertise may be your best bet. Good luck!
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