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Have a family law question, basically short marriage (less than 3 years) with twins and spouse earning well. Question - which state is best for divorce considering ALL factors as below1. Least Length of residency prior to filing divorce
2. No retrospective CS prior to date of filing
3. Divorce Bifurcation
4. Limited scope for alimony
5. Marital assets determined based on date of marriage and date of separation.
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Nevada has the shortest length fo residency here by far, six weeks.Many people move there solely to file for divorce. A marriage of this length is unlikely to gets spousal support.A Nevada court can set child support and divide the assets fairly.If you are wanting a quick divorce this is the shortest state here.

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Residency Requirements for a Nevada Divorce. Residency Requirements: At least one of the parties in a Nevada divorce must have resided in Nevada for a minimum of six-weeks before filing a divorce. The Court requires proof of your residency in the form of an Affidavit of Resident Witness.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thanks. However Nevada does allow for retro CS - right?
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The judge could award it yes.

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