Benton, KY asked in Divorce for Kentucky

Q: Can I move 250 miles away (Benton to Louisville) before I file for divorce?

It still within the state and there is no custody order in place.

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Richard J. Head

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  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: Yes.the other party might file in Benton, and get the custody matters moved back there, but usually first to file is the jurisdiction where the case stays, as long as you moved your residence before filing.

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