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Hello. Thank you for requesting me again! Oh, sorry to inform you but that means the time of marriage will be 8/94-4/96 - even if you were living in the same house, you were living separate and apart (i.e. not as a married couple). Also, the filing of the court documents makes this easier for him to prove that you were physically separated as far back as 1996. Once a married couple for all intents and purposes don't reside as a married couple, this begins the separation period.
That is very sad news. Thank you so much for educating me on my divorce so that I can make good educated/informed decisions to move on from here. I look forward to chating with you more in the future. Your contribution to JA's community is greatly appreciated. Have a happy retirement :)
Again,thank you very much for all your helps :)
Oh thank you for the wonderful compliment!
Yes, it is unfortunate - So many people make decisions, not knowing the legal pitfalls. It's too bad they don't simplify state statutues and just write them in plain english - it would save a lot of grief!
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