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I got married in the philippines to a philippino girl 10

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hi i got married in the philippines to a philippino girl 10 years ago, now she has gone off with another guy,can she get a divorce she has just obtained her Australian citizenship
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Patrick H. replied 4 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question.

Any Australian citizen is entitled to get a divorce if they want to and there is generally no circumstance in which a court will refuse such a request save that the parties have to have been separated for at least 12 months.

I trust his assists your understanding.

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Patrick

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