Divorce & Annulment

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Question: I have not lived with my husband in over 6 years. Technically we are still legally married even though we have not been or seen or talked to each other in over years. I do know that he lives in another state but not the city or address. how can I file for divorce to finally end this chapter in my life? what are the steps i need to take to end this?

Answer:

You may want to review the materials posted on this site about divorce in Arizona, which include a self-service guide and a document on Things you Should Know about Divorce in Arizona.

In addition to this site, some local courts have self-service centers which can provide you with forms and informational packets to assist you. Some courts and law libraries have the information online; such as Maricopa County, Pima County and Coconino County. If you feel that you need an attorney, you may want to read through the information provided in the article on this website titled "Where to Find an Attorney for Specific Legal Advice."

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  • I have not lived with my husband in over 6 years. Technically we are still legally married even though we have not been or seen or talked to each other in over years. I do know that he lives in another state but not the city or address. how can I file for divorce to finally end this chapter in my life? what are the steps i need to take to end this?

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