Yes. You can always dispute alleged grounds for divorce. The party that asserts grounds for and seeks a divorce or other relief bears the burden of proof. However, you must timely answer, in writing, denying that grounds or a particular ground exists or you may waive your right to contest the...Read more »
How do I proceed to take action? I do owe back pay due to incarceration, we court ordered every other weekend to have kids. She had em weekend before so it’s my weekend. She stating just cause she didn’t receive child support payment that I’m not getting kids on my weekend?
There is no time limit on how long you must stay married in order to file for a divorce in Arkansas. Depending on what your grounds would be, there is a possibility for an annulment which is just about the same process and costs of a divorce.
My husband and I are currently separated, and looking to divorce. We have no assets to divide, however, We do have a four month old son together. He believes that if he signs his rights away that he will not have to provide child support for our child, and be free of his parental responsibilities.... Read more »
It may be possible to have an attorney draft the necessary documents on your budget, especially if you arrange for this to be paid and produced over a period of time (pay for drafting the complaint, file when you can afford the filing fee,...Read more »
Yes, Arkansas has such laws. The primary focus is upon the disparity of earning power between divorcing spouses. There are several other factors a Court will consider as well. Fault is NOT one of those factors.
1. Verify the credit report is correct. 2. If so, let him know you will re-open the case and ask the judge to find him in violation of the divorce decree and that you will ask for attorney's fees. 3. If no action, see step 2.
This is not legal advice, just my thought on...Read more »
We are almost finished with a new Home construction and I found out he was cheating 7 months after marriage. I don’t want his house or land but am I entitled to something monetary to start my life over?
You should check with an Arkansas attorney, but in most states inherited assets are considered separate property as long as the property is not commingled with marital funds. Income, however, from such funds may be considered in determining spousal support in many states.
There's no way to answer that without knowing more about your particular financial situation. Typically, you would be entitled to half of the portion of her retirement plan that accrued during the marriage. You would do well to contact an attorney to make sure you're getting everything...Read more »
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