Q: Can I get divorced in Florida?
My husband and I currently live in Florida. He is here with a work visa and I’m with a spouse visa and we’re in the process of getting our green card but we do not have it yet. Can we file for a divorce in Florida? Or do we have to file in our country where the marriage took place?
A: You ask a very good question. So long as you have been a Florida resident for at least 6 months, you can file for divorce in Florida. Good luck!
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A: If you have been living in Florida for over 6 months and have proof for it, yes, you can .
A: You should make sure that your divorce will not cause problems with your green card. Best wishes!
A: You may divorce in Florida provided either you or your spouse have lived here at least 6 months. ALSO, your visa is based on your marriage relationship. When you divorce and no longer have that relationship your visa is no longer valid.
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