One Step Closer to Officially Single

Preliminary divorce for McCartney-Mills becomes final in six weeks
By Elizabeth Wolff,  Newser User
Posted May 12, 2008 11:42 AM CDT
Heather Mills gives the thumbs up, as she leaves the Royal Courts of Justice after making a statement to the press in London, Monday, March 17,2008.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Paul McCartney is 6 weeks from being officially single again, the AP reports. The same judge who awarded Heather Mills $47.5 million and called her a "less than impressive witness" today granted a preliminary divorce for McCartney, 65, and Mills, 40, that will become final in 6 weeks and a day—if no one objects.