Rupert Murdoch tells third wife Wendy Deng to hit the road: He files for divorce in NY Supreme

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Eighty-two year old Rupert Murdoch has asked his 44 year old Chinese princess Yale alumna wife, Wendy Deng, for a divorce. The papers were lodged in New York Supreme today it seems. I guess this is the end of Deng’s “virtuous circle” of rich old men husbands with deep pockets? Apparently her second husband was …

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Japan and India should be sanctioned for allowing post-divorce parental abductions of American children

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Japan and India should be sanctioned for allowing parents to abduct American born children On Divorce Saloon, there are a number of posts on the Hague Convention and “left behind” parents and the rights of children who are abducted, post divorce, and taken to the birth countries of one of their divorcing parents. Today, the Associated Press …

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EAST ASIA: Divorce rates on sharp rise according to recent studies

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According to new research, divorce rates are rising sharply in East Asia: This paper provides an overview of changing marriage patterns in East, South and Southeast Asia. It begins by relating marriage patterns to kinship systems. Differences in kinship systems go a long way towards explaining differences in marriage arrangements and stability of marriages in …

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HONG KONG: Recently divorced and looking for a billionaire sugar daddy to “remarry”? Forget young Asians

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International divorce news WSJ recently did a report about how the heirs of billionaires attend wealth camps hosted by Citigroup’s Private Bank (you’ve got to have over $10 million in assets for your kids to attend this camp). This camp has been going on for several years (according to the WSJ they have them in New …

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SINGAPORE: Why smart couples in Asia are signing prenups these days, by New York Divorce Attorney

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Whether or not South Korea is the “divorce capital of Asia” is open to debate. But what seems pretty incontrovertible is that more and more Asian marriages are ending in divorce (like everywhere else in the world supposedly) and more and more Asian couples are entering into prenuptial agreements to protect themselves for this inevitable …

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