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what exactly constitutes cohabiting e.g.how many nights can

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what exactly constitutes cohabiting e.g.how many nights can we spend together.the risk is losing a police widows pension.
What state, country or providence are you in?

Is this part of a divorce settlement? If so what state issued the divorce, thanks.



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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
not part of divorce proseedings
Please what state, country or providence?

What are the terms of the pension?

Thanks
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
i am in u.k
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
pension terms state she is not allowed to remarry or cohabit.this is why we want to know what cohabiting is exactly
Hi

You are in the UK Law section.

There is no specific legal definition of cohabitation nor the number of nights required to be spent together for the relationship to be classified as cohabitation. It generally means to live together as a couple in a relationship akin to marriage. It would be at the court's discretion to decide whether she is co-habiting or not after looking at all the details. However, four nights a week would certainly count as cohabiting. Anything less than that would be at the discretion of the court.

Hope this helps.

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