Q: How do you start the process of leaving an abusive marriage when there is a child involved that you won't leave without?
A: Step one is to hire an attorney, assuming you are not in the midst of an e,regency that necessitates police intervention. They will file your divorce and secure a temporary restraining order and perhaps a protective order to protect you and your kids. It shouldn't take too long after you hire the attorney to get some relief. Good luck.
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