I am sorry to hear about your situation. Your questions are not simple enough for me to just write answers as I need more information such as will it be contested or uncontested? How long have you lived in NY? Does he ever come to NY?
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It does not matter where you were married. What matters is where is your legal residence and have you been there a sufficient amount of time to be eligible to file for divorce in that jurisdiction. Short answer: yes you can file for divorce in New York.
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Yes, you can get divorced in New York. If you have children and/or any property together, you'll need to work out some details, but an attorney can help you with this. I recommend you contact a local attorney as soon as possible so you can discuss your specific circumstances in confidence and work out the most efficient and economical solution.
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