Augusta, GA asked in Divorce for Georgia

Q: What rights do I have if only married for 19 months and put out of the martial home

My husband owned the house prior to us getting married he has offered no assistance I was however able to get monies he owed me before he blocked account access . He insisted that I leave my job and draw SS benefits stating he was going to take care of us now he wants a divorce where does all of this leave me

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Regina Irene Edwards
Regina Irene Edwards
PREMIUM
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  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Given the short length of the marriage, it is unlikely that he will have to give you any more money if you already recovered what you say he owed. You should contact an attorney about an uncontested divorce.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV
Answered
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You have the right to divorce him. You should consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action. Marital asset is what was acquired during the course of the marriage.

Michael D. Birchmore
Michael D. Birchmore
Answered
  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: It leaves you in desperate need of a divorce attorney.

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