No. That would not be viewed as a compelling reason to deny the spouse temporary maintenance during litigation or maintence after the divorce if she otherwise qualifies.
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No. If she actually remarries, any spousal maintenance awarded would terminate. But, there is no law in NY that precludes awarding spousal maintenance due to cohabitation.
The key trigger condition is remarriage, not cohabitation, as both counsel stated.
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