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I live in the UK and I am in the process of filing for
Hi I live in the UK and I am in the process of filing for divorce. The case is undefended - my husband has completed the AoS D10 and I have recieved a copy of this. I am the Petitioner and I am not us… read more
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I have been named as a co respondant una divorce. I am happy to sig
Hi I have been named as a co respondant una divorce. I am happy to sign the papers and just be honest. Will I have to pay court costs? There is a section saying I can petition against legal costs even… read more
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Hi - i got married in the gambia in 2003 - my husband was unfaithful
Hi - i got married in the gambia in 2003 - my husband was unfaithful and has a girlfriend since 2006 ( we have a son bon in 2004) What do i have to do to get a divorce. We dont have any assets.… read more
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Hi, Ive been trying to apply for a divorce for 14 months now
Hi, I've been trying to apply for a divorce for 14 months now and finally I managed to tick all the right boxes in decree nisi (adultery based, amicable, husband confirms everything, nobody disputes a… read more
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I have been named on a divorce and the petitioner has said
I have been named on a divorce and the petitioner has said I will be liable for costs. I know that the petitioner and respondent still live together. I have had 6 weeks of harassment and abuse from th… read more
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Hi Clare So sorry to bother you. I have applied for a
Hi Clare So sorry to bother you. I have applied for a divorce and sent In the petition. That was then sent to my husband who did not defend it (it is a very amicable split). He then filler out his for… read more
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Which section on a D80a divorce form do you witness the siganiture
Which section on a D80a divorce form do you witness the siganiture of the respondent...a...b is statement of arrangements ..that doesnt apply as we have no children or c it has beeb rejected twice bec… read more
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My son is likely to be sued for divorce on the grounds of unreasonable
My son is likely to be sued for divorce on the grounds of unreasonable behaviour;he admits working long hours and has a close relationship with a female colleague which is not adulterous. He is consid… read more
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I have filed for divorce following my wifes adultrey and we
I have filed for divorce following my wifes adultrey and we now live apart. I have received an acknowledgement form the respondent to which she agrees to the statement, admits adultery and does not in… read more
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Hello, My husband and I are divorcing, he is the Petitioner.
Hello, My husband and I are divorcing, he is the Petitioner. He is citing Adultery as the reason and has stated that October 23rd is the the day this took place. The reason is that he drove to my new … read more
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Ive got an urgent question about UK Family Law in the late
I've got an urgent question about UK Family Law in the late 1960s that no-one seems to be able to help me with. It's regarding a a divorce that took place in London 1967 (decree made in October 1967 a… read more
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I am seriously considering divorcing my husband. He has committed
I am seriously considering divorcing my husband. He has committed adultery (and still is so doing) with another girl; he has admitted this affair verbally to me. I do not think he would deny having ma… read more
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On received divorce papers based on adultery the notes clearly
On received divorce papers based on adultery the notes clearly state that the co-respondent does not have to answer question 5 but the courts then send them back to the co-respondent because question … read more
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Someone wants to name me in their divorce papers as having
Someone wants to name me in their divorce papers as having sex with their husband. I was not aware he was married, he told me he had never been married. Can sjhe do this without my permission? If she … read more
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I was sent an Acknowledgement of service in relation to a divorce/adultery
I was sent an Acknowledgement of service in relation to a divorce/adultery case naming me as the co-respondent, I sent this back denying the allegation. I was later sent a notification informing me th… read more
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My husband is being sued as co-respondent by a petitioner,
My husband is being sued for costs as co-respondent by a petitioner, a fact my husband strongly denies. The petitioner has made exagerated claims and stated many fictitious happenings within the petii… read more
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Ive finally gotten my D10 from my husband. I am divorcing
I've finally gotten my D10 from my husband. I am divorcing him on grounds of adultery - but on the 5th question, "do you admit the adultery alledge in the petition", he has left it totally blank - no … 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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