My husband and I both signed off on a joint divorce, and now have a default hearing set. Do we need to attend?

Asked over 1 year ago - Minneapolis, MN

Joint dissolution divorce papers signed, no property, no kids, no real estate.

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  1. Maury Devereau Beaulier

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Yes. You must prove up the petition and the judge must determine that the resolutions made were properly entered and fair.

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  2. Matthew Thomas Majeski


    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . Check the MN courts website for a default scheduling request. Check the appropriate box which indicates you don't want a hearing since you've both reached a stipulated agreement and no minor children are involved. If you can't get the hearing removed, you both are expected to attend.

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  3. Alan James Brinkmeier

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Yes so no wrong order is entered.

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Divorce is the process of formally ending a marriage. Divorces may be jointly agreed upon, resolved by negotiation, or decided in court.

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