Q: I am currently separated from my spouse and want it file for an absolute divorce. I fall under Maryland law.
I was reading on Maryland SB 472 In not having to wait 12 months. I am an active duty military member. How would filing for this go and how do I obtain a Marital Separation Agreement
A: In Maryland you must be separated for at least 12 months, unless there is adultery, domestic violence OR you have reached a written agreement with your spouse prior to filing for divorce. There are no exceptions to this, not even active duty military.
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