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The petitioner will have to wait until the court finishes discharging the case in question. All state and federal courts are backlogged including many at the appellate level; it is the reality of the justice system.

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Q: What if the judge is back logged on signing divorce papers in California and the six months are up?
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How long to get a divorce in California?

6 months at the earliest.

How long is divorce paperwork kept on file in California?

Once everything is filed with the court, a California divorce takes about six months before you are divorced. If the divorcing couple is living together, a divorce is filed in the California Superior Court in the county of residence of either spouse. One spouse must have lived in California for at least 6 months prior to the divorce and in the specific county for at least 3 months.

Can a tourist file for a divorce while in California?

You have to be a resident of CA for 6 months in order to file for divorce there.

How long do you have to reopen a divorce in California?

You can reopen a divorce case according the lawyer we consulted within 6 months after you received the judgement.

How long does it take to get a divorce in California?

Six months from the date the papers are served on the respondent (spouse.)

IF married in Nevada and live in California then divorce in California which state law files the divorce?

CA transmits the information for dissolution of marriage to NV. Give it 6 months, (because government is slow), and your divorce should be registered in both states.

California divorce laws?

Some of California's divorce laws include at least one of the parties being a legal resident of California for 6 months or more. Counseling may be ordered if minor children are involved.

You got married in Florida but live in California What state should you file for divorce?

After six months, Cali has jurisdiction.

What is the length of a divorce process?

In the state of California, it takes six months from the time the divorce is filed until it is finalized. This is the time frame for a non-contested divorce. The time can vary if there are issues such as child custody, child support or spousal support. If there are problems with settling on these matters, the time it takes until the divorce is final could be longer than six months.

Is there a way to expedite divorce in California?

You must wait 6 months from service of the Summons and Petition for Divorce in California before your Divorce can be Final.You can, however, bifurcate your action.This means you can divide your divorce action into two parts.One part involves resolving all of the issues other than the "status" of being divorced, i.e. custody, support, division of assets etc. You can finish this part of your divorce as soon as you can resolve your issues. There is no time limit.The second part of your divorce is resolving the status of being divorced and restoring your status to a single person. You have to wait the 6 months for this part of your divorce.

I live in California married in Nevada where do i file for divorce?

Generally, you must file for divorce in the state you live in and usually in the county where you live. A legal marriage in another state is legal in all other states. You must first meet minimum residency requirements for filing in your state. This establishes jurisdiction (or the court's ability to make a binding decision).For California, you must have lived in:California for the last 6 months, ANDThe county where you plan to file the divorce for the last 3 months.See the California Courts Self Help center page:

If you married in Florida and lived there for more than 6 months but you were originally a resident of California for 10 years can you file for divorce in California if your husband lives in Florida?

You would need to check with California Divorce Laws to see if after 6 months (or whatever time stipulation they have) in California you could file for Divorce there. It is who acts first that matters as they have the momentum and the jump in time on their side. You'll understand this more once you file for Divorce in California before he files in Florida. as long as you reside in California you can. but if you have children together, you must file in the county in which the child support and/or custody was originally filed. sometimes you can get a transfer. check with your local county on their laws. it's a matter of county laws, not state.

What is the 60 day waiting period in California after a divorce?

With most states, after getting a divorce the judge will order a wait period. this is simply a time period you must wait before getting remarried.

If an appeal is still pending is the divorce final in California?

No. The appeal is the answer from your spouse for your filing for divorce. A divorce in CA takes 6 months for a basic no fault divorce and with no other problems. Since CA is a community property state you need to settle all the assests in the marriage. Your divorce isn't final until you get the final signed court papers.

How many months before the signing of the Declaration was Common Sense printed?

It was published anonymously on January 10, 1776, roughly six months before the signing.

When does the 6 months and 1 day begin in a California divorce?

The six months and one day waiting period for your dissolution of marriage to be final starts on the day that the respondent is served the dissolution packet and summons.

When is Lady Gagas next signing?

in 2 months

What are the hottest months in California?

July and August are the hottest months in California.

Can i get a divorce in Florida if i am new to the state?

After you've lived there 6 months you can file for divorce there

Only married for 5 months when can you file for divorce?

You can file the divorce at anytime that you want to

Can you get divorce after two months wedding?


How long does it take for a divorce to be final after filing for divorce in Virginia?

It may take three to six months to complete your divorce if there are no complications.

How long does it take to end a divorce after divorce papers have been sent to the courts?

3 months

Can you marry and divorce in a weekend?

You can marry in this amount of time but from what I know, divorce takes months to happen.

What is notice of withdrawal in divorce?

in law it is where you agree atleast 6 months in advance of your divorce papers being handed into the solicitors, you then have 2 months in which to withdraw your papers.