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living have been living in my home for 37 years just over two years my husband was putting his medication in my food and and i had reported him to the police, my husband was charged but then admitted himself into mental health later to be put into a retiring home as he wasnt to live with me and not to be on his home, he now wont's a divorce and to sell our home he gave up work 21 years ago and i was his carer and i also worked and still do. my question is where do i stand i don't wont to sell the our home i am 64 years and he is 71. thank you your answer will be greatful . Dot
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Sorry NSW
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: No but talking to someone this week
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: is he or i entitle to legal aid as we do have a home and super
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Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago
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Good Morning.

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand I am very limited on what I can tell you and that you may have to get more detailed advice.

Does he suffer from dementia?

He cannot get a divorce unless you are separated for 12 months

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Hi we have been separated over two years as he is in a retirement home and no he don't have dementia
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
if I can talk to you it would be better but must be around 4pm please Dot
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago

You cannot stop him applying for the divorce. But if he wants a property settlement then you will have to get a solicitor to assist you because you have greater need than he does as he is in a nursing hime.

You should get more than 50% share of all the assets.

you can elect to have a call when you are ready and I can call you.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thank you as I am at work and wont be home till 3:30 I would very much appreciated a call from you
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago

Talk later

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thank you heaps
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago

You are welcome

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Hi sorry but just wondering if you are calling me today
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago

You have to elect a call

I believe it is an extra fee and them I an asked to call you through the system

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I was charged $50 may I ask what thatt was for
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 1 year ago

I am not sure I do not deal with that part. I only answer the questions.

I will pass you onto the administrators

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thanks
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