Circulating online for about the last decade is a news story about a Chinese man that divorces his ugly wife and is awarded $120,000 compensation. Weird, right? But is it true? There are after all so many stories that get made up that it becomes difficult to determine fact from fiction.Don’t get me wrong, there certainly are some weird stories out there that seem stranger than fiction, but are one hundred percent genuine. So is this story about the Chinese man who divorces his ugly wife true?
The story of the Chinese man that divorced his ugly wife
A recently divorced man from northern China successfully divorced and sued his wife for 750,000 Yuan ($120,000) compensation because she was ugly. So why would he marry her and then sue her for being ugly?