Husband Wife problem, also known as dissolution of marriage is the termination of a marriage or marital union the canceling and/or reorganizing of the legal duties and responsibilities of marriage thus dissolving the bonds of matrimony between a married couple under the rule of law of the particular country and/or state Divce laws vary considerably around the world but in most countries divorce requires the sanction of a court or other authority in a legal process which may involve issues of alimony (spousal support) child custody child visitation / access parenting time child support distribution of property and division of debt In most countries monogamy is required by law so divce allows each former partner to marry another person where polygon is legal but polyandry is not divce allows the woman to marry a new husband.