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Hi, if my husband filed a divorce in Van Nuys court and closest

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Hi, if my husband filed a divorce in Van Nuys court and closest court to me is Burbank, can I respond through Burbank court? Thanks


Thanks for your question.

You have to file in the same court where your husband filed, that is, in Van Nuys. You can't file in a different court.

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Sorry for miscommunication, he hasn't filed yet. Say, I will file a custody/divorce in Burbank court first, then he has to respond in same court where I filed, right?
That's correct. He would need to file in the same court, and the case would stay in that court until (and even after) the divorce has been made final.
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