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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Missouri on

Q: Do I need a lawyer for this case?

Hello, I am married but separated with 1 child. My husband is not on my child's birth certificate and we never had a DNA test done. My son has never lived with him other than spending 1 summer with his father after he returned home from the military. My husband is trying to put me on childs support... Read more »

Mrs. Shelly Renee' Reece answered on Sep 27, 2017

Family Law and Paternity cases are complicated and can have effects far into the future. I would suggest you consult with an attorney in the county you have filed your case in.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Missouri on

Q: What is notice of entry case dismissed for failure to prosecute in a paternity case? Received notice of entry 74.03

Had an attorney and it stated proposed judgement cannot be approved without appearance. He never appeared and then filed motion to withdrawl of counsel. Now theres a notice of entry that case will be dismissed for failure to prosecute in accordance 37.1 unless motion for trial setting, together... Read more »

Mrs. Shelly Renee' Reece answered on Sep 26, 2017

Please contact an attorney in the county in which your case is located in. They will be best to help you.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Missouri on

Q: Needing a divorce, Have two children and we live below poverty level, What do I do?

Husband has been sentenced to 7 yrs in prison and I need a divorce, Heard there is a dollar divorce if spouse is in prison, is this true and how should I go about this?

Mrs. Shelly Renee' Reece answered on Jan 17, 2017

Check into free legal services available to low-income and disadvantaged in Missouri. http://www.lsmo.org/

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