Minneapolis, MN asked in Divorce for Minnesota

Q: Can I have a love interest?

I am a woman trying to divorce my husband in MN. I have been done a very long time and an old friend of mine and I rekindled our feelings for eachother after the seperation. My friend and I have known eachother 14 years. Anyways, we don't want to come out as a couple because it could hurt my case. Is this correct?

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D. Patrick McCullough
D. Patrick McCullough
  • St. Paul, MN
  • Licensed in Minnesota

A: Fault is no longer a consideration in dividing property or re: child support or alimony. Dating someone could potentially harm you IF there is a custody issue or if you or your friend are receiving or spending money on one or another. You should contact a family law attorney and fully explain your situation.

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