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can i change locks on my house when my wife left.She has taken

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can i change locks on my house when my wife left.She has taken her proptery and we have been seperated two years but not legaly.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  INFOLAWYER replied 5 years ago.
Hello and thank you for the question. I am sorry to read of this dilemma. As long as married and assets not divided, one may not exclude a spouse from the house. If however she has expressed through words or deeds an intent not to return, changing locks as a routine manner would be permitted.
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