Q: Husband abandoned our car (in his name only) and the family over a year ago. Do I have any rights to it, Can I sell it?
I found the car not too long ago abandoned, just as he abandoned the family. He is an alcoholic with many DUI's and domestic charges. He won't be driving anytime soon. Plus I am being told he moved out of state. I need money, he has not paid any child support. I have our marriage certificate. What else do I need to do to go get the car and sell it? Do I have a legal right to it since it is abandoned?
A: You can only sell a car if it is titled in your name. If it isn't, then a divorce court will have to award you the car prior to you selling it.
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