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DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and
DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and legal costs to get an order to prohibit the decree absolute before financials are settled.And also the process and costs to get an order (?) t… read more
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After 6 weeks of decree nisi i applied for decree absolute.
after 6 weeks of decree nisi i applied for decree absolute. i recieved a letter from court that i can't apply before 10th april.. why?? … read more
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I am the petitioner and Have a decree nisi and agreed separation
I am the petitioner and Have a decree nisi and agreed separation agreement that was put in place at the start of the separation. I have now applied for the decree absolute and have turned the separati… read more
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Hi, how long for decree nisi valid until the petitioner apply
Hi, how long for decree nisi valid until the petitioner apply for decree absolute? My ex-wife already remarried religiously but still delayed for applying decree absolute, and she seems not bother to … read more
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I originally filed for divorce in 2010, but the online company
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my husband filed for divorce against me 21 months ago. Financial
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Divorce has been completed but ex-wife refuses to sign document not to claim any inheritance my son may receive from us his parents, as she is a spendaholic is it possible to protect against, this as … read more
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Can you please clarify this situation for me? Jan 2011 my
Can you please clarify this situation for me? Jan 2011 my husband and I had seperated, he had been having an affair with the women next door. He put his petition - I cross petitioned this, my decree n… read more
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My wife and I were married in 2006 and lived together in Gibraltar
My wife and I were married in 2006 and lived together in Gibraltar for only a few months before she returned to UK to look after her daughter (Over 18) at college. In 2008 she applied for a divorce on… read more
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I have just reveived my divorce papers after divorcing in Berlin.
I have just reveived my divorce papers after divorcing in Berlin. I am entering a civil partnership in the UK. The authorities there say a decree nisi (whatever that is!) is insufficient. Are my divor… read more
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i married a girl from india in september 2010...she left me
i married a girl from india in september 2010...she left me after 6weeks of marriage to be with her boyfriend. i think she is in london ..and i have filed a divorce which has started in january 2012..… read more
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Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my
Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my wife for 6 years. we have 2 children, 13, and 12. we were married in 1997. my wife is now co-habiting with another man. my children live with t… read more
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Hi I have been going through a divorce for nearly 2 years and
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a friend is going through a divorce and plans to remarry as
a friend is going through a divorce and plans to remarry as soon as it is through. Currently the decree nicci has been put thru the high court at beg of oct, my friend now has a letter from the solici… read more
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hello, I have just filled in the form to consent to my husbands
hello, I have just filled in the form to consent to my husbands divorce petition. we have agreed on a settlement figure via his solicitor,however i have nothing in writing yet.. I cannot afford a soli… read more
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my husband(petitioner) and i (respondent) have been at the
my husband(petitioner) and i (respondent) have been at the decree nisi stage since april 09 and my husband has been dragging his heels on the financial settlement since then, my proposals went for his… read more
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I have filed for divorce after 15 years of seperation. My wife
I have filed for divorce after 15 years of seperation. My wife never sent back the petition so I sent one via bailiff. She still hasn;t responded after 2 weeks, what do I do now?… read more
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