New Jersey law provides several grounds for seeking an obtaining a divorce in the state. Couples who wish to do so may proceed under the ground of irreconcilable differences in which neither allege fault for the marital breakdown against the other. There are also fault grounds under which a person seeking a divorce may instead choose to proceed.
Johnny Weir, a former figure skating star, became a media sensation for his commentary during the Sochi Olympics. Now he is in the news for another reason: a recent announcement that he had recently initiated divorce proceedings against his husband of two years, Victor Weir-Voronov.