NC: One of the worst states for getting a divorce

In a ranking of state divorce laws from best (#1) to worst (#51), Bloomberg ranks North Carolina 44th in the nation.  Among Southern states, only South Carolina (49th) has more onerous divorce laws.

New Hampshire’s quick and easy – virtually drive-through – divorce process earned it the top spot.  Neighboring Vermont has the nation’s most medieval divorce laws.

Terry Stoops / Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies

Terry Stoops is the Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies at the John Locke Foundation. Before joining the Locke Foundation, he worked as the progra...

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