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Answered 2010-04-20 12:57:56

In general it is 120 days, but you can also request an extension of time from the judge assigned to the case.

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How do you file for at divorce?

You file for divorce by filing for separation first. Then, after a set amount of time that varies by the state, you can file for divorce or serve divorce papers.

How do you divorce your wife if she is in prison?

The same way you would divorce her if she were not in prison. File, and serve her with papers.

Can you file for a divorce in nys without your spouses SSN?

In NYS you can file for a no fault divorce without getting consent from your husband. As a result, you will not need his information to serve your husband divorce papers.

Where can someone file divorce papers online?

There are a few different places that one can file divorce papers online. Some of the websites where one could learn more about how to file divorce papers online and to process divorce papers online are Complete Case and e-Divorce Papers. There are also local state websites available to help file divorce papers for certain states.

If you married in Hawaii and reside in Texas where do you file for a divorce?

You can file your divorce papers in Texas.

How to divorce in the US if married in Canada?

You will have to file your divorce papers in the embassy.

How do you divorce when you live in separate states?

File your divorce papers at the nearest courthouse.

once i file my divorce papers with the courts, how long do i have to serve him until the filing is expired?

You should wait for 60 days after Filing for divorce and you and your Spouse should ask the court to finalize a divorce.This time will begins on the day you file your divorce petition with the court.

Where in Russell county can you file divorce papers?

Take the divorce papers to the nearest courthouse, they'll be able to take care if it.

How do you serve divorce petition papers?

um. I never been Divorce before. but Have you try go to Divorce lawyer ask them a question. that might helpful. Divorce Lawyer can help with you how to Divorce Petition papers. Good luck. Here this. I found off from website. How do I serve the divorce papers? If a lawyer is handling your divorce, he or she will have the divorce papers served on your spouse. If you are using "do-it-yourself" forms, the instructions will tell you what you need to do. Your spouse can agree to sign papers that say he or she has been served. Otherwise, your spouse must be served by either the sheriff or another adult (not you or your children). If you are getting welfare or certain other public benefits, the Support Enforcement Division (SED) will also have to be served with the divorce petition. If you do not have a lawyer, or if the divorce forms you are using do not have instructions about this, you can call SED to find out how to serve them with the papers. What if I am served with divorce papers? If you agree with all the terms of the divorce as listed in the petition, you do not need to respond. If you want to challenge the terms listed in the petition, you must file a written answer (called a "response") with the court within 30 days after you were handed the papers. Contact a lawyer or your local legal services office to learn about what you can do. There is a court fee to file a response in a divorce case.

How do you file a dissolution of marriage?

In the state of Texas if the spouse doesn't sign the divorce papers you have to file a dissoultion of marriage and they have a certain amount of time and then the judge will grant the divorce. Where do you get the dissoultion papers from. how do you file them and how long does the judge wait before granting the divorce

You are in the military how do you file for divorce?

If both of you are serving in the army, you may have to file the divorce papers, first in the army office and then in court.

What paperwork is needed for a divorce?

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Where can one obtain a no fault divorce in Reno Nevada?

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Do I file divorce papers in a regular civil court or do I need to go somewhere else?

Yes, you file divorce papers in a regular civil court unless you go through a lawyer.

What are the acceptable terms of service for divorce papers in Illinois?

There is no proper way to file divorce papers. You can also hire a lawyer to help you fill out the papers and contact the other party to present them with the divorce forms.

Can you get a divorce in Alberta if your husband has dated another woman?

Yes, you can file for divorce in Alberta or anywhere else in Canada if a husband has dated and cheated on his wife. The wife just has to seek legal counsel and serve her husband with divorce papers.

How long do I have to wait to see other people after I file for divorce in Louisiana?

You can see people the day you file your divorce papers in Lousiana.

How do you proceed living in France and need to divorce someone that has disappeared?

You can still live in France and you wanted to divorce your spouse, but the problem here is that she is not found to serve her the divorce papers. But you can file the divorce suit and it will take a time , you may not have to wait the full seven years.

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Which divorce papers do you use if you live in Nevada and your wife lives in California you have no property to divide?

If there are children of the marriage, it's best to file where the children are located. If there are no children, you should file in whatever state you last resided together.

What Court office do you have to go to start divorce papers?

Generally you file the papers with the clerk of the circuit court.

Is legal to be a California resident and file your divorce in Nevada state?

You can't without establishing residency in Nevada. You live at a Divorce Dude Ranch for 9 weeks.

How do you serve divorce papers on someone from prison if the the court has put a no contact?

I believe the no contact is direct contact. Calling them or sending a personal letter. Divorce papers should come from the court and I don't think it would be considered contact. A lawyer could do it, but that costs. I think you file the papers with the court and they deliver them to the other person.

What if my spouse won't sign the divorce papers?

If your spouse won't sign the divorce papers then file a judgment of default. If your spouse does not sign it within 30 to 60 days then the divorce will be final by default.

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