if a couple has been physically separated for 7 months and then files for divorce, how long do they have to wait for divorce to be final?also how long would a divorce take when someone commits adultry?If a husband commits adultry and the wife files for divorce does hes have to pay for the divorce or does she being a single mother that is struggling just to make ends meet. How long does it take before the divorce is finalized ?
State/Country relating to question: Louisiana
HiYou must be separated, not sleeping together for one year. Then the divorce may be filed based on irreconcilable differences.If there are grounds, such as adultery it can be filed at any time. The other party may be ordered to pay the attorney fees or any expenses to the filing party if the divorce is granted base on adultery. The amount of time from filing to final resolution will depend on how much it is opposed. What issues need to be resolved, such as alimony, custody, child support, etc.Please note if you have other questions use the REPLY to EXPERT to Continue the Conversation. Otherwise, please give a positive rating. This will NOT close your question and it will be available for future follow upThank you
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