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A few minutes please as I'm still looking into this for you. Thanks for your patience.
Thanks for your patience. A dissolution decree (divorce) is a final court order. The court will not allow for its modification unless there is a substantial change in circumstances. Even if that is the case, they generally will not review property division or debt division; rather they would reconsider spousal/child support, or custody/visitation. A decree is final in most instances, unless a party can prove improper disclosure, fraud, etc. Public policy considerations encourage the finality of judgments; there is an appeal process in case the judge made a legal error- however, 15 years is substantially past the time period allowed to appeal a case! As such, unless there was an issue as mentioned (fraud) there would be no basis for a modification request; even if there was improper disclosure, if the court felt that the spouse seeking modification did not discover it in a reasonable time, they will typically deny the request, again because of equitable concerns and the finality of judgments. I could not find any case that did in fact allow for modification after 15 years.