Oklahoma recognizes the following grounds for divorce: (1) abandonment for 1 year; (2) adultery; (3) impotency; (4) when the wife was pregnant by another man at the time of the marriage; (5) extreme cruelty; (6) fraudulent contract; (7) incompatibility; (8) habitual drunkenness; (9) gross neglect of duty; (10) imprisonment for a felony at the time the divorce complaint is filed; (11) The procurement of a final divorce decree from out of state; and (12) insanity. (Oklahoma Statutes Title 43 Marriage and Family, Section 101)
While divorce may be common, when you go through it yourself, you still deserve dedicated, personal focus on your rights and unique situation. An experienced divorce lawyer can help you figure out the best way forward, explain the law, and represent you in court if it is ever necessary. Take the first step now and contact a local divorce attorney to discuss your divorce.