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Can a woman divorce her husband if he is incarcerated? He signed

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Can a woman divorce her husband if he is incarcerated? He signed the first papers with another person's name while he was free - does this play a factor?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Canada Family Law
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 1 year ago.
What do you mean when you say he signed the papers in another person's name?What papers exactly did he sign?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
He signed the original divorce papers using another person's name before he was incarcerated.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The "Flaw" wasnt' discovered until the lawayer filed the papers with the court.
He has recently been sentenced to 6yrs.
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 1 year ago.
Was this a joint application for divorce?And do you mean the lawyer made a mistake?

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