Marietta, GA asked in Estate Planning and Family Law for Georgia

Q: How can I accept a settlement agreement and still file a response to a uncontested divorce petition?

My spouse filed false allegations in her uncontested divorce petition (citing “cruel treatment”), if I write/file a “response” rebutting each false allegation in the petition, can I also sign the settlement agreement that she included with the divorce petition?

Will everything be finished at that point?

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Ellaretha Coleman
Ellaretha Coleman
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A: You can still enter into a settlement agreement even if you dispute the allegations as raised in the complaint for divorce.

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