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I want a divorce but i dont know where my husband is? what do i do i live in md

Hagerstown, MD |

i want a divorce but i dont know where my husband is,he served me with protective order papers so i cant have any contact with him i just want it to be over either by divorce or an annulment.

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His protective order papers should have an address for him. You can file for divorce and serve him at the listed address.

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If you have been served a protective order, then if the address is not on the paper, you will see him in Court on the date of the hearing. You can then have someone, not yourself, serve him in Court with the papers. If you have a lawyer he will know what needs to be done to effectuate service.

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