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Family divorce court


Family divorce court deals with issues of divorce especially including primary issues related to family law. The laws of family divorce court vary as per the state. The process of divorce starts once you file the petition and ends when you receive divorce decree.

When you decide to file for family divorce court, make sure you fulfill residential requirements and grounds for divorce. Residential requirements can vary as per the state.

Grounds for divorce are of two types fault ground and no-fault ground. For filing divorce on fault basis, you can prove adultery, cruelty, impotency, imprisonment, drug addiction, mental health problem, or transmission of sexual diseases. If you decide to file for no fault divorce, you need to mention the irreconcilable differences in marriage. Most of the states family divorce court deals with no-fault divorce.

In family divorce court issues like alimony, child custody, child support, property division and debt payment are involved. The court makes decisions on these factors on trail basis.

Mostly people come with uncontested divorce. It means the settlement of issues of finance and children are already solved. If your divorce is uncontested you need not to attend the court hearing. In case if the parties fail to meet with these divorce term, they can file for contested divorce.

The person filing for divorce is called the petitioner and the person responding to is called the respondent.

  • Once you fulfill all the residential requirements and grounds for divorce, file the petition. It is an important document in the family divorce court.
  • Certain other documents like: family court coversheet, notice regarding creditors, affidavit of minor children, order to attend parent education, summons, confidential sensitive data form and order to attend parent education.
  • Once you file the petition along with documents send one copy to the court.
  • You can file the paper with the county clerk at the locations mentioned.
  • Serve one copy to your spouse .You have to serve the papers through a registered process to your spouse. You can take the help of sheriff for serving the documents. For this you need to file the affidavit of service with the court.
  • The respondent should response as soon as possible. The time to respond varies as per the courts demand.
  • Once you get the response wait for the courts hearing. The judge will check all the papers and signs the divorce decree stating the end of marriage.

The process of getting the final decree is generally not difficult. It allows both the parties to avid the inconvenience of attending court hearing. In case if both the parties agree on the terms of divorce, the court will grant a “consent decree” stating the dissolution of marriage.

Filing for divorce in family divorce court can be confusing sometimes. Well educated lawyer can guide you well with your divorce case. In case if your divorce is uncontested you can file for the case on your own. You can get the necessary documents required by family divorce court online also.


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