Jane Lynch and Lara Embry to Divorce

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Jane Lynch and Lara Embry to Divorce

Glee star Jane Lynch and her wife, Dr. Lara Embry, are getting a divorce, People reports.

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"Lara and I have decided to end our marriage. This has been a difficult decision for us as we care very deeply about one another," Lynch tells the magazine in a statement. "We ask for privacy as we deal with this family matter."

Lynch, 52, and Embry, 44, married on Memorial Day in 2010 in Sunderland, Mass. Embry has a daughter, Haden, with whom Lynch shares a close relationship with.

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"We always say, Lara gave birth to her, but she's really my daughter," Lynch told ET in November about her stepdaughter's natural acting abilities.