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  • How do I file for divorce?
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      Firm Name: The Henry Law Firm, P.A.
      Duration: 01:45
      Date: 2019-06-27
      The divorce process begins by one spouse filing a petition or complaint. Basic information indicating how you want to proceed with issues such as alimony, property division, child custody and child support should be included in that petition. The filing spouse will make a copy of the petition and file it in the court of the county where they or the spouse lives. If you're considering divorce, attorneys at The Henry Law Firm, P.A. can explain the process and all of your options.
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    Does my spouse have to agree to the divorce?

    Married couples can disagree on anything and everything, including whether they should get a divorce. Once, a spouse’s objection made obtaining a divorce difficult or impossible, but today it’s much easier to dissolve your marriage without your spouse’s consent, by filing a “no-fault” divorce. If you’re considering divorce, a local family law attorney can help you understand all of your options.
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