A 70-year-old man has been ordered by a court in a landmark ruling to pay his ex-wife $173,000, an equivalent of over N62m, as compensation for 27 years of housework. The reasons for this have been clearly stated by the court.An Argentinian local court has ordered a 70-year-old man to pay his ex-wife $173,000, an equivalent of N62m, as compensation for 27 years of housework.
Judge Victoria Famá made the landmark ruling after taking into consideration that the elderly couple’s roles had been well-determined during their 30-year marriage, with the woman, identified only as M.L., taking care of the household, while the husband went to work. Despite holding a degree in economics, the woman put aside her professional career to raise her children and take care of the house. Read more: https://www.legit.ng/1244696-court-orders-man-compensate-wife-27-years-house-chores.html