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My wife left and took my daughter. She never mentioned

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My wife left and...

My wife left and took my daughter. She never mentioned divorce but she went to a divorce symposium

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have been taken? Have any papers been filed in family court?

Not that I know of

Lawyer's Assistant: Family law varies by state. What state is she in?

Sorry thought this was for Alberta Canada

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Hello, thank you for the question.

When did your wife leave?

How old is the child?

Do you know where they went to?

Did she let you know, before she left, that she was going to leave?

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