Divorce and Marriage Law

If a inmate in prison wants a divorce because his wife had a baby by another man does he need her approval for the divorce?


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2005-11-04 15:03:25
2005-11-04 15:03:25

Generally no, he just needs a lawyer and money to go to court.

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Can an inmate in Texas file for a divorce and do the work himself while being incarcerated when his wife lives in another state?

A California prison inmate can initiate divorce proceedings by contacting a divorce lawyer. It will proceed normally from there.

An inmate can file for a divorce just like anyone else. The inmate can hire an attorney to file the paperwork for him or get a family member to start the proceedings.

Same way you divorce anybody else, except that you have the inmate served with papers in prison, so you can take a default if the inmate doesn't sign the papers.

Same as you divorce anybody else, but you have the inmate served with papers in prison, so if the inmate doesn't sign the papers, you can take a default judgment.

How to divorce an inmate 101 : D * go to the city courthouse * go to the first official desk you come across * ask them where to get official divorce papers * take the papers to said inmate and get him/her to sign them Plan B * if said inmate refuses to sign the papers file a divorce with a lawyer Good Luck!

He can refuse, but that will not prevent the requesting spouse receiving a divorce under the default laws.

As you are in prison already , you must have had a lawyer then to fight your case, so employ him to file for divorce. Another thing is as you are in prison your wife will file for divorce.

There are a few things you need to do to divorce an inmate in New York state. You first must contact an attorney.

Yes with approval from the prison Chaplin

An inmate needs to file a petition for divorce either through the prison library or a court appointed attorney. They can also do this themselves.

The State of Florida is a no-fault divorce state, meaning the court will not assign fault to either party for the divorce. Neither spouse can prevent the other from obtaining a divorce. Marriage is not a prison and an inmate who is incarcerated for life cannot impose a life sentence on their spouse. She/he has the right to move on with their life. The inmate does not have to consent to the divorce.

The procedure to file a divorce is the same for all residents of Ohio including those that are inmates. The inmate will need to have someone file the paperwork for them.

It is really quite easy to divorce a prison inmate in the state of Alabama. First, one would need to retain a lawyer. Then the lawyer will file the necessary paperwork to get the divorce started.

Contact an attorney and file for divorce, just as you would if not incarcerated.

Essentially, the procedures are the same as if he were not an inmate. You will file the divorce. He will be served papers. Where it differs is he may not be (likely will not be) writted out so that he can attend any court hearings.

An inmate can be served divorce papers while in a California prison from a spouse in Oregon. An attorney will need to be hired to file the paperwork in the state of Oregon.

About $300 more than an uncontested divorce without service of process.

If he had the civil rights to marry her, he should have the rights to divorce. Incarceration is grounds for divorce in many states.

The way to divorce an inmate is to serve your spouse with a copy of the paperwork. You simply give it to a sheriff or private process server deliver them. The lawyer should take care of the rest of the issues, such as court dates and rulings. The inmate should be appointed one.

Have a friend assist with the paperwork.

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