Is it possible that he could still fall in love with me?Or is this just a bad situation that I should get out of?
Also, the number of relationships the children are exposed to is a consideration as well as the children's feelings regarding the new relationship.
In addition, in some states the new relationship may be considered in the division of property or alimony determinations, so the dating spouse may not get as much as they want out of the divorce depending on the new partner's financial circumstances.
This is especially true if the dating spouse begins cohabitating with their new partner during the divorce process.
If you ask five different attorneys whether you should start dating during a divorce, you will probably get five different answers but here is ours: From a technical legal standpoint, adultery in Massachusetts is still a crime.
Although it is almost never prosecuted it is important to note that if you engage in an intimate relationship while still married you are technically violating Massachusetts law and this could be brought up in your divorce case.