Yes if she wants to divorce you she has the right under the law to file or a Petition for Dissolution of marriage. You can hire a lawyer to defend your position in the case. Since you do not have any assets the case should be relatively simple. The children and child support will be an issue. You may be able to file for maintenance if she becomes employed at a good paying job.
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Yes she can unfortunately. But there may be ways for you to recieve maintenance at least given the limited facts you've presented. Contact an attorney ASAP to get a case started.
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