Q: What does judgment of dismissal means after filing a joint petition for divorce.
A: Your Joint Petition did not successfully go forward when heard by the Judge, hence no divorce . You should engage divorce counsel to see what was deficient or inequitable about your Separation Agreement attempt. Perhaps there was also deficiency in the documentation , e.g, Financial Statements or a failure of he parties or a party without a proper waiver of attendance to appear at the divorce hearing...
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