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Does a woman after divorce have a right to half of the

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Does a woman after divorce have a right to half of the property if her name is ***** ***** the deed?
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: New York
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: Not yet
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: former wife and children occupy house at present
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: New York
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Ely replied 1 month ago.

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When was the property purchased - before or after marriage? If after marriage, then was it purchased with money earned during the marriage, or an inheritance by the husband?

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