NEVER RECEIVED DIVORCE PAPERS
My brother signed papers for his wife to divorce him. He has never received any papers to say it’s over. She won’t give him a copy of the papers. What should he do?
Your brother should go to the courthouse in the county where he lives and check the records for files in his name. If a divorce action has been completed the records will show that and he can get a copy. However, it is highly unlikely that your brother’s wife was able to complete a divorce without his knowledge and participation. The papers he signed may have been the original notice of summons and petition for a divorce generated by his wife, but it does not mean the divorce has been completed. One signature does not equal a divorce. If it was that easy, there would be no need for divorce attorneys. – The Divorce.com Team
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