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I'm getting a divorce and we have been separated for 3 years

Hi I'm getting a divorce and we have been separated for 3 years already. We have 2 boys. And his BAH is 1,932.00 he is E5 and has been in the Airforce for 8 years. He lives in California I live in texas he has not been sending me BAH. What amount I'm I supposed to be required to?

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Me and my husband are currently separated since late October

Me and my husband are currently separated since late October of 2014. I've gone through abused with him so have to call the police and since that day it happened we never live in a same house again. We have a 5 year old son together. We try to be civil since the court order was lifted and no contact order was over. I thought were fine, accepted everything that has happen and start moving on.. He was dating already and since I thought were fine after a year I decided to date as well.. He was dating his soldier then and i never said anything because I just want him to be happy and were totally over anyways. We both didn't file divorce yet then just for the reason in my part as lack of financial money to go through it.. Then now, me and boyfriend are getting serious. We've moved in together. He knows everything about us just as much as I know about his relationship. We told each other that it's about time to just really finally file our divorce. Now the case is, after he have file divorce, most stuff that was written in there was very unfair and asking to just for him to support $300 after divorce is over from sending $1000 monthly. My boyfriend is in the service as well. Since I tried to contest with it, he's just now sending 270 and told me if talk to his commander about it he'll get my boyfriend in trouble.. I'm sorry for the very long story. I just want to put as much information I could because I know my situation is very complicated. I just wanna know what I should do since he's blackmailing us.. Thank you in advance. Hope I can hear from You soon and Hope someone could help me out.

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My wife and I are pending a divorce> I am an E-8 stationed

Hello my wife and I are pending a divorce> I am an E-8 stationed in Korea currently and we have 2 children 1 mine 1 a step son. I am trying to establish what financial resources I must properly provide her. She currently resides in an off post House we rent paid for by the BAH.

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Are you online? Can i ask a few questions and do you have a

Are you online?JA: No. I'm the Military Lawyer's Assistant.Customer: Can i ask a few questions and do you have a link to pay?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: FloridaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Yes, civilianJA: What advice did they give you?Customer: I need advice pertaining to other issues we didn't talk aboutJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: noJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I was very happy to hear the NCO that got discharged up the

I was very happy to hear the NCO that got discharged for beating up the child molester in Afghanistan was re-instated to active duty and cleared of charges. I know that he initially was given the punishment outlined in the MCM as he was guilty of the charges. I make reference to that because I was wondering if my case might be considered equally. I was a CW2 in the Army, charged and convicted at General Court Martial for BAH Fraud in 2001. Given 6 months detention and Dishonorable Discharge. I did the crime and paid back every dime, I plead guilty and made no excuses. I had been in the Army for over 18.5 years and my career was exemplary. Generally speaking, I got what I deserved according to the MCM, but never felt Justice was served. I want to finish what I started and complete my 20 years and retire Honorably. Is this possible in any way? I consider our two cases somewhat similar in the area of Justice.

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I am ex military and currently married to a CPT in the Army.

Hello, I am ex military and currently married to a CPT in the Army. I have been actively trying to divorce him for at least six years now. From what I understand I am entitled to a portion of his retirement, as we have been married now for 15 years. He doesn't want to sign the divorce papers because he doesn't want me to get any of his retirement. What options do I have in order to end this long ordeal? Does he have a choice in the matter of the retirement? Also since we have been separated if he draws BAH as being married with a dependant and we are legally separated does that BAH belong to me and my child, whom I have physical custody of?

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Daughter has been physically and emotionally as well as

Daughter has been physically and emotionally as well as financial abused been proved thru investation her husband is Air Force. His command is not doing there job she needs help

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I want to know if I'm entitled to bah JA: The Military

I want to know if I'm entitled to bahJA: The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No, not yet. I've done a little bit of research, I just an actual lawyer to know what I'm entitled toJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Military Lawyer can help you best. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: My spouse is in the Marines- E6 w/ 13 yrs. he has orders in New Orleans in July (which I know his bah increases) As for me since we've been married I always lived in Wisconsin because of an court order custody agreement that is in place for my daughter (which is my husband stepchild) my husband also told me the only money he gets for the both of us is $250 which comes from spouse separation (my daughter and I are also in Deers)JA: Is there anything else important you think the Military Lawyer should know?Customer: Yes if I'm entitled to it. how much am I entitled to? (Also he doesn't live on the barricks) I also would like to know if it is actually true the only funds he gets for us is spouse separation.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I have questions about divorce and BAH. JA: The Military

I have questions about divorce and BAH.JA: The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: I have not. But i think my questions will be fairly easy for you to answer!JA: OK. The Military Lawyer will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: Im about to get divorced. No kids, no assets, nothing like that, the two of us are just going our separate ways. No strings attached! My question is will I be able to continue receiving BAH and live off post on my own?JA: Is there anything else the Military Lawyer should be aware of?Customer: Not that i can think of. Perhaps that I will be PCSing in 4 months maybe?JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Military Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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