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If i got married in a community property state but lived

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If i got married in a "community property" state but lived for less than 2 years in an "equitable distribution state for the marriage,and is getting divorced, when filing bankruptcy what law is appiled? Community property or equitable [email protected]
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Roger replied 5 years ago.
Jurisdiction is determined by the state of your marital residence. Where you got married doesn't matter. All that matters is the law in the state of your residence.
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