My wife filed for a divorce and then her boyfreind moved into the house that I am paying on. She is seeking alimony, but I read that if she is cohabitating there there is no alimony awarded. Is this coprrect for NYS?
Criminal Defense Attorney
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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Divorce / Separation Lawyer
The key trigger condition is remarriage, not cohabitation, as both counsel stated.
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