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I am so sorry to read about your difficulties.
What legal rights do I have to stay in the only place my children know as their home?
Response 1: Eventhough this property is not in your name, it is a marital property, where you and kids live. So, your husband and his parents cannot sell the property from under you and your kids and evict you without a Court Order.
I want to get a lawyer to start divorce papers but how can I if I don't have access to any of our money?
Response 2: You may be able to find an Attorney wiling to take the case and then file Motion with the Court to order your husband to pay for his/her fees. The Court can order your husband to pay for your Attorney's fees and Court costs. You can use the following sites to find Attorneys:
He and his family are very manipulative and used to making their own rules but I can't live like this any longer and need to know how to take action to protect my children and myself. If you can provide any advice, it would be much appreciated.
Response 3: You need to retain a divorce Attorney to file for divorce for you and file Motion for temporary custody, child support, and spousal maintenance.