According to a law firm-Divorce Online, Facebook has been a leading cause of over one-third of divorce cases across the world going by the statistics on Facebook and divorces. Facebook, this law firm says gives evidence to aggrieved party as most interaction on the social networking website is in textual form.
It is no surprise as Facebook is a powerful mean of communication and while it has played cupid to a lot of couples by giving total strangers a chance to interact, it also has led to real life couples realizing how many choices can there be in the world. Earlier when paucity of time meant that you would consider your spouse as your eternal mate, now Facebook has made it really easy for people to look for better shores especially when so many profiles are just a click away. What makes matter worse is that a cheating spouse can easily be caught because of archival features of Facebook and what more, judiciary has shown increased propensity towards admitting such evidence. According to the report there has been a marked decrease in behaviour problem based petitions for divorce which means Facebook has come as a spoiler in the eternal bond of two human beings.