Posts Tagged ‘petition’

What are the repercussions of a judge dismissing a divorce?

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Can what has already been decided be transferred to a different judge and restart from there? How can a judge even do that- shouldn’t be up to the married persons to dismiss the petition to divorce? Related Blogs

How long do I have to appeal a divorce judgment after it has been filed?

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

I live in California, and i didn’t realize I had to respond to the petition within 30 days or I lose my right to the judgment. I’m afraid I might lose time with my kids, or have to pay a bunch of child support. The 6 month 1 day time from being served is on […]

How long does a divorce take to be finalized?

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

OK we didn’t get a lawyer because we are filing a joint petition, non-contested dissolution. His aunt, who works for the prosecuting attorney, is helping us with all the paperwork. We have been separated for 13 months now. We finally got all the paperwork finalized and now need to file it. Any ideas how long […]