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Identity Crisis

Norrie, Kenneth (2004) Identity Crisis. Journal of the Law Society of Scotland, 49 (7). pp. 26-27. ISSN 0458-8711

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It has been a vibrant few months in family law since my April column.The Court of Session was faced with a fascinating and unusual case in which the pursuer sought reduction of a decree of divorce on the basis that he had earlier divorced the defender, by means of a talaq in Pakistan (Syed, orse Ahmed v Ahmed, 31 March 2004, Lord Menzies). However it is two English cases, which are likely to have effect in Scotland, that I want to consider this month.