Q: My husband left on September 12th 2020 and has not returned, can I get a divorce?
I was I was supposed to have surgery on both eyes the Monday after he left and I had to put that off and I was considered legally blind
A: Not in North Carolina as you have to wait a year after separation. From the facts you've presented, you can't sue until 9/13/2021.
Adam W. Arthur agrees with this answer
A: You can not get an absolute divorce yet, as you cannot file until you have been separated for one year. However, you likely can file for a property division incident to separation and impending divorce along with a spousal support claim should you qualify under law.
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