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Is flirtatious chatting over the internet adultery and grounds for divorce?
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No, most legal authorities define adultery as occurring when a married person engages in the act of voluntary sexual intercourse with someone other than the legal spouse. Alabama Code, Section 13A-13-12 defines adultery as follows: "A person commits adultery when he engages in sexual intercourse with another person who is not his spouse and lives in cohabitation with that other person when he or that other person is married."

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So anything less than actual sexual intercourse is not legally considered adultery.

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