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am i in violation if i have not recieved a copy or been served with an injuction

     Yes, if there are custody orders for the sharing of the children, a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

my sons dad has not been around for 3 yrs only his mom and sister

First and foremost, get an attorney.  This will give you the greatest protection.  If …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

I married in Australia but I live in California. Can I file for divorce here or do I have to file in Australia?

You can divorce here in California. However, you have to serve him, with the divorce …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

Can I sue a mistress who caused a divorce?

NO. Some states have 'interference with a marital relationship' or adultery statutes under which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

My soon-to-be-ex and I are in the midst of a divorce. We have three children together. What happens if we can't agree on custody and visitation?

In California, you will receive a 'mediation appointment' prior to your first court hearing. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago