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my lady friend is devorced and still work.She is 70 years old.Her

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my lady friend is devorced and still work.She is 70 years old.Her former husband is disable and get social security and medicare.If his medical needs require a nursing home and exceeds his benifits is his devorced wife liable for the excess cost for four year from the date of the divorce.

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No a divorced wife would not be liable for the former spouses medical bills UNLESS she signed a contract agreeing to be liable

Divorce severs all financial ties other than those stated by agreement or court order

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