Divorce laws are not all created equally. That is to say that when and how you may file for divorce can differ from one state to the next. That means it is important to make sure you fully understand your state's divorce laws before proceeding. How long will I have to wait between filing for divorce and making it final? Do I need to prove anything in particular? These are some of the questions that come to mind. Below are links to information about divorce and child custody laws in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Click on your state for information about fault doctrines, annulment, enforcement of child support payments and more.
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