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Ex-wife wins landmark claim 20 years after divorce

A woman has won a landmark case at the Supreme Court to claim a financial settlement from her ex-husband 20 years after they divorced.

Kathleen Wyatt, 55, had lodged the claim against Dale Vince, 53, who has become a multi-millionaire.

Mr Vince had previously appealed successfully against Ms Wyatt's claim on the basis that it was too late.

However, five Supreme Court justices unanimously ruled in her favour .

Mark Easton reports.

  • 11 Mar 2015
  • From the section UK
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