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Q: Im pregnant with twins! how can i get a divorce with no lawyer IL?I have no money at all! Does he have to help me pregna

Pregnant! I have an OP on him now hes trying to get one on me so he can get the house back! Hes wants to leave me broke and homeless

Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Jan 25, 2017

I agree with Prairie State Legal. You can also try to use the Illinois Supreme Court forms if you want to try yourself. Here is a link to the forms:

http://www.illinoiscourts.gov/Forms/approved/divorce/divorce.asp

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Q: His it better if my spouse file for divorce first.

It's only been 3 weeks that we have been apart and are thinking about divorce.

Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Jan 24, 2017

No difference. Other than you "know" when things are going to start. Otherwise, the waiting can be the hardest part.

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Q: My house was awarded to me in the divorce. How do I sell it without my ex knowing?
Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Dec 11, 2016

He will find out if his name is on the title whether it is sooner rather than later depends on a variety of things. The court can award you the property but getting his cooperation will make it easier to sell.

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Q: My husband wants a divorce and also joint custody of the kids.

In order to survive I need to move in with my parents who live about an hour away. My husband is telling me I can’t do that but instead have to spend money on rent and buy a car - can he do that?

Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Nov 24, 2016

If nothing has been filed to start the divorce, it is merely talk at this point. Until a case is started, parties are free to move anywhere that they want. Your husband can ask that you return and the court would have to make a decision based upon your unique facts. The distance could make it... Read more »

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Q: wife inhereited 4 mil, do I get any in a divorce?
Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Nov 24, 2016

Most likely no. Probably best to speak with a local lawyer to learn more of the specific facts.

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Q: After several decades of marriage, my spouse and I are taking a one month break from each other.

s there anything I should get signed so when I move out nothing happens to my possessions is that one month? Also, that I can come back after a month?

Brian W. Reidy
Brian W. Reidy answered on Nov 2, 2016

Your house is "marital property," which means you both have equal rights to it and the items within the house. If there is anything irreplaceable (for example, something with sentimental value that cannot be replaced), you should have a discussion with your spouse about that specific item. If your... Read more »

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