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Hi, My Massachusetts divorce nisi was issued December 10, 2001

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Hi, My Massachusetts divorce nisi was issued December 10, 2001 to be final 90 days fro that date. Does that mean my divorce was final March 10, 2002?
Hi - my name is XXXXX XXXXX I'm a litigation attorney. Thanks for your question.

A "nisi" decree is a court order that does not have any force until such time that a particular condition is met, such as the passage of a specified period of time. Once the condition is met, the decree/order becomes absolute and binding.

So, yes, your divorce decree would have been final 90 days from December 10, 2001.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi, can you confirm for me that march 10 would be 90 days?

Yes, March 10th should be 90 days -

December - 21 days
January - 31 days
February - 28 days
March - 10 days

TOTAL: 90 days