Hi and thanks for your question.
You cannot change the locks and refuse to allow her access to the house without a court order. In order to have her immediately barred from the house, you would need to request that the court issue a civil protection order, and the court will only issue this if you can show that your spouse is abusive and a protection order is necessary to protect you and your children from that abuse.
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Hi again. I also intended to provide you with the following information:
There are various forms available on-line re: divorce in Ohio, depending upon what county you are in in Ohio. Here is the site where you can search for your county to determine whether they are available on-line. If not, you shiould be able to contact your local court of common pleas to obtain the forms you will need.
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