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Is prolonged denial of conjugal rights grounds? maryland,

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is prolonged denial of conjugal rights grounds for divorce?
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 5 months ago.

Yes, it would fall under a category for fault-based divorce as either desertation or constructive desertation. When considering fault, judges are able to then decide the amount of appropriate support he/she should order.

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
what if it is the wife who is at fault and she has little or no income, why should I pay support when I am the one who is wronged?
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 5 months ago.

I agree and thus the court will also probably agree if she has deserted the marital relationship she is not entitled to then seek money.

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