Reality star Kim Kardashian will have to wait another three months before she can fight for a divorce from NFL star Kris Humphries.
On Friday a judge set the trial for May 6, dashing Kim Kardashian’s hopes for a starting date of next month, according to TMZ.
The news comes after Kris Humphries’ lawyer quit, blaming an “irremediable breakdown of the attorney-client relationship”.
Marshall Waller – who had been representing Kris Humphries in his divorce from Kim Kardashian – has left Kris’ legal team.
Kris Humphries still has an out-of-state lawyer – Lee Hutton – but needs another California lawyer for the divorce case, reports TMZ.
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries split in November 2011 after just 72 days of marriage. The basketball player is seeking an annulment, claiming the marriage was fraudulent while Kim Kardashian is keen to get things done and dusted.
It was previously revealed how Kim Kardashian – who is expecting her first child with boyfriend Kanye West – is worried the drawn out divorce could have “long-term effects” on her baby.
Kim Kardashian, 32, was treated for severe abdominal pains recently.
Her doctor rushed to her home in the middle of the night to examine her and warned her to reduce her stress levels.
Kim Kardashian’s mother and manager, Kris Jenner, confirmed she has been told to relax.
She said: “Kim has been going through this divorce for months.
“She has been under a lot of stress because of it and the doctors told her she had a really tough week and the stress could become a problem if she isn’t careful.”