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I'm just looking . I have filed a motion

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I'm just looking for information for now. I have filed a motion for service by mail of divorce papers to my husband who lives in Turkey, but the judge would not sign because Turkey's a party to the Hague Convention. I would like to terminate my marriage but have no funds for a lawyer. May I still send papers to Turkey in the hope that he will sign and return them to me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  originallawyer replied 1 year ago.
Yes you may send them to him in hopes that he will sign them., although if he doesn't respond, that will not count as personal service. But if he does sign them then your divorce should proceed.