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What happens if I miss my divorce court date!

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What happens if I miss my divorce court date!
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  dkennedy replied 8 years ago.



Depending on the judge, of course, they could re-set the court date, or, just make a ruling without your input. This is the more likely scenario. You should call the courthouse right away and ask if the judge's decision came out yet. If not, ask to speak to the judge and explain your mistake.