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If you are asking whether you could charge your husband with a criminal offense, the answer is that neither the police nor prosecutor will probably want anything to do with this matter. The fact that at one point you signed the title over would make it nearly impossible for the prosecutor to establish beyond a reasonable doubt that he didn't have your consent to trade in the car. Then too, the fact that you and your husband are in divorce litigation would make the matter of the car and its value something that would be better hashed out in your divorce settlement when you are dividing the property than resolved anywhere else.
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Your attorney is correct. The new car is a marital asset. Your family lawyer would be in the best position to tell you what you could get for it as he knows, or will, the assets of you and your husband. I can only say that it will figure into your negotiations.