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Am I entitled to half the house in a divorce?

If the house had not been refinanced during your marriage, you would not have …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

My husband and I have decided to separate and he wants me to leave the house, should I?

DO NOT LEAVE THE HOUSE.  DO NOT SIGN ANYTHING.  SEEK LEGAL HELP ASAP.  Do …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

Do I qualify for an annulment?

No, this is a case for a divorce, not an annulment. An annulment is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

Marriage before filing for divorce, could the second marriage become legal after divorce?

No it cannot. The subsequent dissolution of a first marriage cannot validate an invalid …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

If I have not seen my wife in 21 years and I bought my house 3 years ago, does she have any rights to my house in a divorce?

She would have rights to the home, because you purchased the home while still …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 12 months ago