What does default mean on divorce papers?
Default means you have your spouse served with the initial divorce papers and your spouse does not file an answer with the court. If your spouse is served and defaults (does not file an answer with the court), you can finish your divorce without your spouse.
How do you prove adultery?
The burden of proof is on the complainant to prove adultery. Mere accusations will not be sufficient to obtain a divorce on the grounds of adultery. An adulterous disposition may be demonstrated through public displays of affection such as kissing, hugging, and hand holding between the defendant and the paramour.
What do you call a woman who cheats on her husband?
The only absolute definition is of adultery. Adulterer is one who commits adultery.
Is cheating while married against the law?
Adultery isn’t just a crime in the eyes of your spouse. In 21 states, cheating in a marriage is against the law, punishable by a fine or even jail time. States with anti-cheating laws generally define adultery as a married person having sexual intercourse with someone other than their spouse.