Q: Spouse filed for divorce, I signed, but spouse won’t. What can I do?
My spouse retained an attorney and filed a petition for dissolution of marriage (Illinois). I have not retained an attorney due to financial constraints, but I negotiated with my spouse directly. My spouse had her attorney revise the proposal based on our negotiations and had it sent to me again with the revisions. I signed the petition and mailed it to my spouse’s attorney. They confirmed that they received it. Now my spouse is procrastinating signing. I would like this to be resolved ASAP. What could I do to expedite this without hiring an attorney?
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