Atlanta, GA asked in Divorce, Family Law, Personal Injury and Domestic Violence for Georgia

Q: I been married 14 years have Tenn License. It didnt last 72 hours. He went to Jail. The judge told him he better take

Care of the Divorce. They have pictures where he beat me. When he went to jail didnt see him till 13 years later. He was still the same. But he gets a check and fixin to have money from law suit. And all this time i had insurance. Still dont.55 ive lost my daughter 33 to. MS ive been homeless lots. Just lost my brother he hung heself. Can my husband never have used his name be made to pay for abandonment for the past 14 years? Cause truly i have suffered loss my job my place to live at the start of these 14 years.we have no children toghther.

2 Lawyer Answers

Regina Irene Edwards

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  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You need to contact an experienced family law attorney to help you with your case. I'm sorry for all that you have been through. There probably will not be a monetary settlement for the last 14 years, but you can at least end the marriage and move forward.

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P. Justin Thrailkill

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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fayetteville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Not likely an alimony case. If he is in another state, you need to file where he lives.

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