Rudy Giuliani and his wife, Judith, are headed for divorce after Judith filed paperwork to end their 15-year marriage.

Judith reportedly filed a contested divorce proceeding in Manhattan Supreme Court, the filing an indication that she’s ready to battle the former Mayor of New York City over their assets.

The New York Post’s Page Six reports that Giuliani, who married Judith in 2003, confirmed the split, saying: “It is with great sadness I can confirm that Judith and I are divorcing. We hope to do this as amicably as possible, and hope that people will respect the privacy of our children at this time.”

From the report: Rudy, 73, and Judith, 63, both have adult children from previous marriages. He has Andrew and Caroline with his second wife, Donna Hanover. 

Registered nurse Judith has a daughter, Whitney, from her marriage to Bruce Nathan, which ended in 1992. 

This was the third marriage for each. 

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