Veterans' Court is a great privilege, so consider yourself fortunate. Many Courts dismiss the charges upon completion of the entire Veteran protocol. It will involve doing things other Defendants do not have to worry with. Your lawyer should answer your questions, but the important thing is...Read more »
No that is not grounds for abandonment. If possible get an agreed Irreconcilable Differences Divorce. Sometimes you can send papers through the Spouse's Family. Being in the Military has its own special
requirements, so you need a competent attorney to represent you now. This...Read more »
My husband has shared custody of his 5 year old son. He is in the Army and has been called away for training for the month. Our question is, is his sons mother allowed to keep him from coming over to our home with me (his step mom) and his baby sister while my husband is with the military? We have... Read more »
The divorce was finalized and signed by a judge 2 years ago in 2014. The decree says" The parties shall each be awarded any benefits maintained in his or her name alone, and each hereby waives any claim they may have to the benefits of the other."
Not enough info to answer- it depends on how much time has passed since the signing ( I assume the Judge has already approved it also). It also depends on whether there were financial disclosures made during discovery ( this probably involved lawyers). Have the decree reviewed by an experienced...Read more »
You don't say in your question- but when was the divorce? Fraud ( misrepresentation) can be grounds for setting aside a court order, but there are strict time limits. Many lawyers offer a free initial consultation. You definitely need a lawyer, talk to more than one. This is not something you...Read more »
If the question is "where, " then the answer is NEVER. A minor can't give consent. Rather than "run away" perhaps you should try filing a lawsuit asking the Judge to declare you (each of you will have to file separately) "emancipated." In other words, A Judge (...Read more »
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