Nigella Lawson Divorces Husband in Record Time

Posted Wednesday July 31, 2013 11:19 AM GMT

After the public choking incident seven weeks ago, celebrity chef Nigella Lawson officially divorced her husband on Wednesday (July 31).

According to The Guardian, the case between Lawson and he ex-hubby Charles Saatchi was solved during a 70-second hearing.

The decision to end their 10-year marriage comes after the 70-year-old was pictured assaulting his wife at a London restaurant.

Charles later released a statement announcing plans to divorce and saying he was "disappointed" in Nigella for not publicly supporting him and letting people know he had never physically abused her.

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