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Facebook cited in one in five U.S. divorces

Using social media for extramarital affairs is on the rise, says survey

Facebook is cited in one in five divorces in the United States, according to a survey by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. The report also stated that more than 80 percent of divorce lawyers reported a rising number of people are using social media to engage in extramarital affairs.

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