My husband and I separated and he remained in the house. I stayed with friends and family. We have now divided the separate and community property. Upon arrival to move the furniture, the leather sofa and upholstered chairs of mine(separate) had been damaged by cat scratches and urine stains. What course of action can/do I take? Do I leave the damaged property or do I repair it and send him the bill?
Divorce / Separation Lawyer
You should take pictures and send him the bill, sorry to hear this and good luck. If he doesn't pay you can file a complaint in either the district court for civil damages or your divorce court.
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