Q: Is it legal for my wife of 15 years to take our camper we live in with my belongings and leave me homeless
A: Is it legal? It is not illegal for a spouse to use what could be construed as marital property. We lack the facts here to determine whether it is logical or reasonable for the wife to believe she was authorized to do so.
A: If neither of you have filed for divorce and been awarded certain property on a temporary basis, then each of you have access to the camper and can use it as you see fit. Only by filing for divorce and asking to be awarded the camper on a temporary basis, can the court award you with exclusive use and possession of the camper to use as your residence. Until then you cannot force her to return it or allow you access to it, without her having access to the same.
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