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Hi, I am currently separated from my husband at this time. He is an alcoholic and has been unable to work recently. We currently have a home with a remaining mortgage of about $210,000. We would like to try to keep the home however with him not working we may have to sell. Are what

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You can file for divorce here pro se.You can try to resolve the proeprty settlement or court will divide it all 50-50% community property and debts.

Here are the forms to do that

http://www.courts.ca.gov/1033.htm

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You for your quick reply and for the referral to the website. That is helpful. I will write you five stars. Have a wonderful week.

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