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I split (left the house) with my wife almost a year and a half
I split (left the house) with my wife almost a year and a half ago. I then moved abroad with work about 6 months ago. She was originally going to make the move with me, but now has decided not to and … read more
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Are assets accrued post-separation (prior to divorce) taken
Are assets accrued post-separation (prior to divorce) taken into account? After 14 or so years of marriage my wife left, and took our two sons (10 and 14). We had zero equity in our house at the time … read more
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Clare
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My parents, both UK citizens (duel HK citizenship as well),
My parents, both UK citizens (duel HK citizenship as well), got married after university in 1960 and subsequently had 4 children between 1985 and 1995 in hong kong. My mother then moved alone to the U… read more
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My Wife and I are in the UK. We are 32 and 36 respectively.
My Wife and I are in the UK. We are 32 and 36 respectively. We have known each other for 4 years, have been married 2.5 years. We have no children together. She has 50% custody of a child from a forme… read more
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My wife of 5 years left me 8 weeks ago. We were in a relationship
My wife of 5 years left me 8 weeks ago. We were in a relationship for 3 years prior to getting married. We have 2 children the oldest of whom is 3 1/2, the youngest 2. I suspect adultery, although I h… read more
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Clare
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hello..i have certain queries..i live in uk on a psw visa..its
hello..i have certain queries..i live in uk on a psw visa..its valid till 10th of january 2013..me and my girl friend are living together for the last 6 months and we planning to enter into a civil pa… read more
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My wife and I have been separated for over 2 years. She petitioned
My wife and I have been separated for over 2 years. She petitioned for divorce over a year ago to which I agreed but due to various house moves and mental illness I didn't keep up with all my mail. Sh… read more
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I am British by birth but lived in Jamaica for 30 years and
I am British by birth but lived in Jamaica for 30 years and returned to the UK in 2007. My girlfriend from Jamaica joined me in the UK in Oct 2008 and we got married in Dec 2008. We have 1 child toget… read more
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Clare
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I am an Australian citizen married to a British citizen, we
I am an Australian citizen married to a British citizen, we got married 19 years ago in England. Now I live in California in USA and my spouse lives in London. We moved to California as a family 11 ye… read more
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Clare
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I have been married for 34 years and have three children,31,23
I have been married for 34 years and have three children,31,23 and 17. They all still live in the house and the only one working is my daughter, the 23 year old, it is only part time, 2 days a week bu… read more
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A French National & a Hungarian National, married 3 years ago
A French National & a Hungarian National, married 18 months ago in France. Resident in the UK with a 2 year old daughter. They bought a house jointly prior to their marriage. The husband is leaving th… read more
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In divorce settlement what % of the fathers income does he
In divorce settlement what % of the fathers income does he have to share/ make payments to (child maintenance, spousal maintenance), and what % will the judge make sure he has to live on?… read more
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My husband has recently been convicted and received a custodial
My husband has recently been convicted and received a custodial sentence. He was paying child maintenance through a divorce settlement arranged some years ago for his children from his previous marria… read more
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I am divorcing my wife, live in Dubai, 3 children. So far
I am divorcing my wife, live in Dubai, 3 children. So far have pursued things amicably. Sold the house and all proceeds went to her, around 1.5 million pounds. She now wants to finalise the divorce pa… read more
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Hi, I am separated from my Chinese wife (due to divorce in
Hi, I am separated from my Chinese wife (due to divorce in Sep-10) who has moved back to Beijing with our 4 yr old son. No probs with access both in China and the UK. My question is, would I have a ca… read more
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I married my 2nd wife in Bangaldesh while I was still married
I married my 2nd wife in Bangaldesh while I was still married to my 1st wife whom I married in UK. Ist wife divorced me in UK and she did not claim any ancillary relief. 2nd wife divorced me in a Bang… read more
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My wife (Filipino) and I (German) married 3 years ago in the
My wife (Filipino) and I (German) married 3 years ago in the Philippines and live now in the UK. However, my wife is very unhappy in the UK. She finds it hard to adapt to the culture, having problems … read more
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I am a Chinese woman and got married to a Brithish husband
I am a Chinese woman and got married to a Brithish husband for 12 years (wedded in East Sussex ). We have 9 years old daughter .I am still a Chineses passport holder because he is unwilling go back to… read more
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