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You need to file a motion for bifurcation. You do this by filing the FL-300 and check "Other" and type or write in under "Other" "Bifurcation of Marital Status". On page 3 of the form you check No. 8 and type "Bifurcation of Marital Status". Then on page 4 check "Facts in Support" and type out why you want the bifurcation. Then date and sign You also fill out a FL-315 and check "Request for Separate Trial" and "Request for Order" Then finish checking boxes as they apply to your case. Please note that you either have to attach a declaration or a supporting declaration. If you have a declaration on the FL-300 you attach the same one. Once the motion is granted you file the FL-180 with FL-347 attached, and FL-190.