• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa divorce finalized

October 6, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Los Angeles judge has finalized Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's divorce from his wife Corina.Corina Villaraigosa filed her petition in Superior Court in June 2007, citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the breakup.

At the time, the revelation of an extramarital affair surfaced between the mayor and TV newscaster Mirthala Salinas.

Villaraigosa later responded, saying he took the blame for the failure of his marriage. The court action ends the couple's 20 year marriage.

In 1994, Corina Villaraigosa submitted papers to end their the couple's marriage but the divorce was never finalized and they reconciled more than 2 years later.

The couple has two children.


Load Comments