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Donald Lamar Cobb

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  • Can my ex-wife claim alimony 1 year after divorce?

    can my ex-wife claim alimony 1 year after divorce?

    Donald’s Answer

    If conditions have significantly changed, she can seek a modification.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • If a man man owned a home, what steps would be have to take to remove his Common-law-wife from the residence?

    If a man and woman in the State of Colorado were to be seperated and the man owned a home what steps would he have to take to remove the woman from the residence? They are not married, however, could be considered Common-Law- Married. Thanks, Judy

    Donald’s Answer

    If they are married, he needs to file a divorce and have her removed. This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • Is there a way for a no fault divorce without getting an attorney in McDowell County? and what forms.

    A friend wants a no fault divorce. Both parties are agreeable. What forms and procedures. They wish to do this without an Attorney. Can the forms be obtained cost free?

    Donald’s Answer

    They can do it without an attorney. If there are children and/or property they need counsel to protect all rights.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • My friend is legally married. She initially abandoned him but forced herself back into the home since he didn't change the locks

    My friend is married to a woman that abandoned him and the home. She was gone for a couple of years. Out of the blue, she returned and practically forced herself back into the house since he never changed the locks. He called the police but they ...

    Donald’s Answer

    I assume they are currently in a divorce. The best advice is to employ local counsel.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • Eleven yr ago during my divorce my now ex-husband put a restraining order on me. He also stated that I had violated that order.

    I went to court and was charged and there was no arrest either. I didnot know this was on my record until 6 yrs later when my job did a second background check. Dcf is involved now and Im having to go thru an exemption process. My job is working w...

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    You can file to have the order resolved. If there was no arrest, what is the record for?This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • What is the difference between a will and a community property agreement?

    what does a community property aggreement do if nothing is signed by the deceased.

    Donald’s Answer

    It is not an agreement if unsigned.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • What do i do if my ex husband is not abiding by the divorce papers

    there is a motorcycle in my name, but he is suppose to make the payments. he is not.

    Donald’s Answer

    Contempt or motion to compel. Seek local representation.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • How do I legally get my belongings back from my ex-girlfriends house?

    My ex-girlfriend and I broke up almost two years ago and agreed to split our belongings when I moved out of the house we lived in. Approximately 6 months ago, I lost my job and my ex agreed to rent me a room temporarily, mainly because we have ...

    Donald’s Answer

    Tough situation. If she is honest, no problem. If she is dishonest, big problem. Send her a registered letter telling her you want your belongings and ask her for details on when you can pick them up. When she replies try to pick up your belongings. Save all correspondence. If this does not work, take her to small claims court.

    This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • How do you file a dismissal action?

    Is it difficult to ask for dismissal of a divorce on your own? We both don't want to go through with it.

    Donald’s Answer

    File a motion and it should be approved If there is a counter complaint that will also need to be dismissed. If you have a hearing you can both ask the judge for dismissal.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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  • How do I withdraw my divorce petition in kane county, illinois?

    Nothing has progressed in my case for the past 1 year. I am exactly where I was when I filed 1 year ago, just a huge legal debt. I cannot financially afford to go through this any more. My attorney has withdrawn from my case and I have no re-cours...

    Donald’s Answer

    You can dismiss but that does not dismiss cross complaints/petitions.This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It is not offered as, and does not constitute, legal advice. Laws vary widely from state to state. You should rely only on the advice given to you during a personal consultation by a local attorney who is thoroughly familiar with state laws and the area of practice in which your concern lies.

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