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Question: My question is: Sept 2003 I got married in San Jose, CA. I moved to Phoenix, AZ the same year in July, We had a daughter May 2004, So what Law would my divorce be under? My husband had a house several year before we got married, and till this day Im not on the title of the house or the Cars we purchased during our marriage, Am I intitled to half of anything if I divorce?? I never changed my last name to my married name can that be an issue??

Answer: To file a divorce in Arizona (dissolution of marriage), either the husband or wife must have lived in Arizona for at least 90 days or have been a member of the armed forces stationed in Arizona for at least 90 days. You may need to look to the California laws if you want to file there or if you think that your husband may file there. Family Law tends to be a complex issue, so a lot of your questions require additional information. You may want to speak with an attorney to find out specific legal advice for your situation. To find out general answers about divorce in Arizona, see the articles listed in the divorce and annulment section of this website.

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  • My question is: Sept 2003 I got married in San Jose, CA. I moved to Phoenix, AZ the same year in July, We had a daughter May 2004, So what Law would my divorce be under? My husband had a house several year before we got married, and till this day Im not on the title of the house or the Cars we purchased during our marriage, Am I intitled to half of anything if I divorce?? I never changed my last name to my married name can that be an issue??

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