Can you remove a spouse's name from an apartment lease if you are in the middle of a divorce?

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My daughter is in the middle of getting a divorce because of her husbands infidelity. The both are signers on a lease for an apartment and he will not move out. He loses his job tomorrow and will not be able to pay any or part of the rent, so he could not stay in the apartment by himself if it were only in his name. Is there a way she can have his name removed from the lease? She can afford it on her own income.

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