Todd Palin, husband of former vice presidential candidate and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, has filed for divorce. Citing in the court documents “incompatibility of temperament” and also saying “they find it impossible to live together as husband and wife.”
While they don’t use their full names in the filing, their son Trig’s birth date is included in the paperwork. Todd Palin has also asked for joint custody of Trig, who was born in 2008 and has Down syndrome.
The Palins have been married for thirty-one years and according to The Anchorage Daily News, proceedings related to the divorce have been asked to be kept confidential by Todd Palin’s lawyer.