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The Most Expensive Divorces in Recorded History – Part 2

If you thought the last installment of divorce proceedings were pricey, just wait ’til you get a load of these expensive divorces in history…

The Real Estate Mogul(’s Son) vs. the Hong Kong Kutie 

Originally granted $1.4 billion by a Hong Kong court, the Court of Appeal there has very recently readjusted that figure to $411 million: that’s what poor Florence Tsang Chiu-wing must somehow learn to live with now.  The savvy solicitor had her initial cash windfall cut by 2/3rds as her ex, Samathur Li Kin-kan (son of Samuel Tak Lee, who runs Prudential Enterprise) just wasn’t happy forking over the initial 1.4 bil.  Neither was his irked Pappa, who made all those HKDollars to begin with.  Their marriage of 8 years allegedly collapsed after Flo caught Sam cheating / he wanted her to terminate a pregnancy.  Lesson: You play = you pay.
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Celebrities: Keeping Divorce Pleasant

Diamond-Lighthouse-broker-GOSSIP-TODAYThe age of the bitter, drag you through the mud divorce is over.  At least it would appear that way in some celebrity circles.  Several of the more publicized divorces in recent years have been uncontested, or “amicable.”  Here’s a look at some of our most beloved couples, who didn’t force us to choose sides.

Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow, one of the most stable seeming spotlight sharing couples, broke their union with grace.  They even went on a post-divorce vacation together, after presenting the public with the perfect neologism to describe their state of “conscious uncoupling.”

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