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How do I file for a divorce in macomb county while my spouse is currently an inmate at the county jail?

Warren, MI |

Technically he has been locked up 90% of the time we have been married and we have nothing in common, no kids, no money accounts no property no nothing...

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  1. File in the County you live in and have him served in jail. It appears that he probably won't fight it.


  2. Not a problem, easy to get service and should be a simple divorce.

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  3. Check with a local lawyer, but you should easily be able to have the sheriff of the county serve him with a summons while he is in the county jail.


  4. Typically the warden gets served with the papers and the inmate appears by phone.

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