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states differ on this.......your marital property or assets could be put into jeopardy, if you are still married and he is your divorce attorney asap........he could tell you and perhaps protect you as well.......

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Q: If a car is not in your name and is not insured but is driven by your husband or x husband to be are you still liable by marriage?
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