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Man Ordered to Pay Ex-Wife for Housework in Landmark Divorce Case in China

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A Chinese court ordered a man to pay 50,000 yuan ($7,700) to his ex-wife for years of unpaid housework after losing a landmark divorce case, sparking debate on Chinese social media.

Court filing: The man, identified as Chen, filed for a divorce with his wife of five years, Wang, last year, according to BBC. Although she was reluctant at first, Wang later agreed and requested compensation.

‘Caring and Considerate’ Chinese Man Faces J‌a‌i‌l After Marrying, Having Kids With 3 Women in One City

A man living in Kunshan, Jiangsu province, China was recently reported to the p‌oli‌ce after one of his wives found out that he had three wives living in the same city.

In just three years (2015 to 2017), the man, identified only by his surname Zhang, was able to get hitched by ab‌usi‌ng a loophole in China’s marriage system where he married each wife in a different province, according to Weibo via Shanghaiist.

China May Set a 3-Month ‘Calm Down’ Period for Couples Who Want a Divorce

The Supreme People’s Court in China is considering a new measure to reduce the rising numbers of divorced couples in the country with a 3-month “calm down” period.

The new measure, which is included in the judicial reform plan drafted by China’s top court, will enable couples who want a divorce to enter a 3-month “calm down” period to think twice before making their decision, according to China Daily.

Adorable Little Girl Gives Divorced Parents Heartbreaking Relationship Advice

Being a child of divorce can be really tough — just ask Tiana, who at six years old was already giving her parents advice on how to have a happy relationship.

Her mother, Cherish Sherry, recorded the precocious little girl as she sat on the stairs of their Surrey, British Columbia home after she and her ex-husband, Alfred, had gotten into a heated exchange in front of their daughter. After the two had calmed down, Tiana told them both to be nice to each other.