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Ive been a stay at home mom and wife years. My husband has

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Ive been a stay at home mom and wife for 11 years. My husband has been having an affair for about 5 years. He filed for divorce back in Dec 2014 but since he filed I was lead to believe the case was dismissed, and we were working on our marriage, still living together up until May 15th of this year. Long story short, I found out it was not dismissed, default was getting close so I filed a response. He has since mover out, requesting NO spousal support to be paid and is claiming we have lived apart and been separated since 2014, obviously to avoid the "10 year" rule.
Ive never gone back to school for further training, have only had side temporary odd jobs over the years. How do I calculate the cost of going back to school to add into spousal support?
Of course, he is saying I am well educated enough to find employment to support myself and my 2 other children from a previous relationship.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 6 months ago.
I am sorry to hear this. You can contact a prospective college program that you are interested in to get a tuition quote. I do not think he will be successful to avoid spousal support. He will also be required to pay child support according to the state guidelines.

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