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Thanks for your question. The actual reasons (including adultery) do not influence the Court when they are involved in determining what is a fair financial settlement between divorcing spouses. You will not receive less in your settlement because of your adultery.
The courts considering other reasons. There is a presumption that each party retains a 50% share in the assets of the marriage, this can be rebutted so that one party receives greater than 50% if (most commonly and to a greater extent) there are minor children of the marriage who are to reside with one resident parent or (to a much lesser extent) if there is a large disparity between earning capacities of the parties or where one requires more in order to cope with the financial burden of living with a health condition.
The Court does not make a moral judgement like the one I believe you are concerned about.
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Unless the terms of the pre-nup contain a clause which states that the position should be altered if you commit adultery it will remain the same.
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