Divorce Decree

Aug 8, 2012 by

Your divorce is not really complete until you have a divorce decree in your possession. Signed, sealed and delivered. Well, not really sealed and maybe not delivered either, but your divorce decree must be signed by a judge and filed with the County Clerk’s Office. When that happens, you are officially and legally divorced. The decree is the divorce court’s formal order setting forth the terms and conditions that apply in the termination of your marriage. Also known as a final...

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Do You Really Need a Divorce Decree?

Aug 8, 2012 by

The answer to the question posed by the headline of this article is yes. Without a doubt, you do need a valid copy of your divorce decree in your possession. A divorce is not complete until a divorce decree has been signed by a judge and filed with the County Clerk’s Office. Once that happens, a divorce becomes official and legal. After the decree is signed, dated and filed at the local courthouse you will need to keep a copy in your own records. You can get a copy of the decree from your...

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What are the reasons to have to file a divorce?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  What are the reasons to have to file a divorce? State:  Alabama Answer:  The biggest reason most people seek divorces for…is remarriage. Money and revenge might seem to be the biggest motivators in many divorces, but those factors can be addressed without a divorce decree. If you want to get married again, you’ll need a valid divorce decreee in your hand. Your divorce is not really complete until you have a divorce...

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What happens first when getting divorced in Florida?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  What happens first ? State:  Florida Answer:  Well, in Florida the first thing you must do is establish 6 months of residency prior to filing for a divorce. After that, you’ve got a lot of paper work, starting with filing a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage with the clerk at your county courthouse. Notice of that petition will have to legally served upon your spouse and then there are a dozen other documents associated...

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How can I get an online uncontesed divorce?

Aug 8, 2012 by

Question:  I married in Harris county TX on 7/23/09, my new husband sold my house and moved me here from Florida. I have a bad injury and am on disability, I am not able to move my neck or drive. How can I get an online uncontesed divorce? State:  Texas Answer:  Texas does allow no fault divorce based on destruction of the marriage beyond any reconciliation. You can prepare and file your own divorce paperwork in Texas as well....

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When is a divorce decree final?

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Question:  When is a divorce decree final ? State:  Idaho Answer:  Your divorce is not really complete until you have a SIGNED divorce decree in your possession. Your divorce decree must be signed by a judge and filed with the County Clerk’s Office. When that happens, you are officially, legally and FINALLY divorced. -Divorce.com   Wendy Jaffe and Divorce.com can only provide general information about divorce. DO NOT RELY ON...

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