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  • Marriage and Divorce

    Many U.S. citizens choose to marry, or obtain a divorce while traveling or living abroad. There are things you’ll need to know if you do choose to marry or divorce while out of the U.S. We hope the information below will be helpful to you.
     
  • Divorce Abroad
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Chapter 815j - Dissolution of Marriage, Legal Separation and Annulment

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Chapter 25  Procedure in Family Matters
  • Sec. 25-1. Definitions Applicable to Proceeding in Family Matters

  • Sec. 25-2. Complaints for Dissolution of Marriage, Legal Separation, or Annulment

  • Sec. 25-5. Automatic Orders upon Service of Complaint or Application

  • Sec. 25-7. Pleadings in general; Amendments to Complaint or Application

  • Sec. 25-8. Amendment; New Grounds for Dissolution of Marriage

  • Sec. 25-9. Answer, cross complaint, claims for relief by defendant

  • Sec. 25-10. Answer to cross complaint

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