social statistics http://kplu.org en Why most people get divorced in March http://kplu.org/post/why-most-people-get-divorced-march <p>Divorce is a nasty business and this time of the year business is booming.</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;Divorces spike shortly after the holidays. That&rsquo;s the time when people have finally made the decision get a divorce,&rdquo; lawyer Mark Ohnstad told the online site Findlaw.</p></blockquote><p><a href="http://www.multivu.com/mnr/53617-findlaw-com-free-consumer-legal-information-march-new-divorce-month">The Website reported</a> it sees a surge in searches for divorce information that starts in January and tops out in March, and divorce searches are growing year over year as well.</p><p>Pepper Schwartz &ndash; sociology professor at the University of Washington, a sex columnist for magazines and the <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/10/health/10conv.html">author of more than a dozen popular books about love and relationships</a> &ndash; speculates that the spike in divorces during this month can be attributed to a seasonal enlightenment.</p><p> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 21:54:18 +0000 Evan Hoover 4335 at http://kplu.org Why most people get divorced in March