Divorce & Annulment

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Question: I am an American citizen and got married in India. I been staying away from my wife for almost 2 years. To file for divorce do I have to file in India or here to be valid?

Answer: To begin a divorce in Arizona, one of the spouses must reside in Arizona for 90 days or have been stationed with the armed forces for 90 days. A court case must be started in the county where you reside. For more information, please go to azlawhelp.org,under topics of family and Children,there are articles regarding divorce that may be helpful. You may also want to consult an attorney for more information or advice.

QUESTIONS

  • I am an American citizen and got married in India. I been staying away from my wife for almost 2 years. To file for divorce do I have to file in India or here to be valid?

STORIES

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