State Divorce Laws

State Divorce Laws

In every state, married couples terminate their marriage through the legal process of divorce or ‘dissolution of marriage’ in statutes.

Marriage.com has blog pages on State Divorce Laws that encompass a concise summary of the divorce legislation of all states along with the district of Columbia.

We have compiled the data from highly credible sources like statute books and updates, keeping into consideration reliability and validity factors. We ensure that the data is accurate and complete. We have used correct terminology, with certain exceptions.

Please be informed that divorce laws are not static, they are constantly changing with respect to conditions involved. Therefore, before you move forward it is necessary to check legal points that are important for your case, in divorce law book to ensure that the law has not changed. Also, don’t forget to check with your lawyer.

We provide you all the information in the most simplified manner and most-commonly used language. You may find certain texts difficult to comprehend because we have taken the laws directly form statutes and divorce law books.

 

How to File Divorce in New Hampshire

How to File Divorce in New Hampshire

New Hampshire is often ranked as the “freest” state in America.  If you are, for better or worse, about to …

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How to File Divorce in New York

How to File Divorce in New York

New York is perhaps the world capital of messy divorces, and divorce tends to be especially costly and complicated in …

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How to File for Divorce in Oregon

How to File for Divorce in Oregon

In what is probably Oregon’s best-known TV show, Portlandia, one sketch jokes that the city has created special lanes for …

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How to File for Divorce in Pennsylvania

How to File for Divorce in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is known as the “Keystone State,” but if you cannot find the keystone to a happy marriage you may …

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Get a divorce in North Dakota

How to File for Divorce in North Dakota

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Get a divorce in North Dakota

How to File for Divorce in Rhode Island

Rhode Island is perhaps best known for being “neither a road nor an island.”  If your marriage seems to be …

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Get divorce in New Jersey

How to File for Divorce in New Jersey

Bruce Springsteen is probably the most famous person from New Jersey, and even “The Boss” has had to sing about …

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Get divorced in New Mexico

How to File for Divorce in New Mexico

Many people do not realize that New Mexico is actually filled with forests, and the famous Smokey the Bear that …

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File for a divorce in North Carolina

How to File for Divorce in North Carolina

Back the 1800s, North Carolina was known for producing tar, pitch, and turpentine, and it was painfully mocked as the …

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File for divorce in Oklahoma

How to File for Divorce in Oklahoma

If you watch college sports in Oklahoma, you are certainly familiar with the “Boomer. Sooner.” chant. The term comes from …

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