VA divorce law, can I force my husband to leave the home during our separation

Asked almost 6 years ago - Midlothian, VA

cAN i MAKE MY HUSBAND LEAVE THE HOME SO I CAN FILE FOR SEPATATION? THE MORTGAGE IS BOTH OUR NAMES,BUT I HOLD THE DEED IN MY NAME ONLY

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    Answered . Avvo doesn’t yet cover the state of Virginia, but we plan to in the near future. In the meantime, it’s best to contact a local lawyer for advice. If you can’t afford a local lawyer, you might find this list of legal aid organizations helpful:

    Potomac Legal Aid Society, Inc.
    6400 Arlington Blvd. Suite 600
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (866) 534-5243
    www.potomaclegalaid.org

    Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society Inc.
    227 West Cherry Street
    Marion, VA 24354
    (800) 277-6754
    www.svlas.org

    Central Virginia Legal Aid Society Inc.
    101 West Broad St., Suite 101
    P.O. Box 12206
    Richmond, VA 23241-2206
    (800) 868-1012
    www.cvlas.org

    Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia
    125 St. Pauls Blvd.
    Suite 400
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    (757) 627-5423
    (888) 868-1072
    www.laseva.org

    Virginia Legal Aid Society Inc.
    513 Church Street
    P.O. Box 6058
    Lynchburg, VA 24505-6058
    (888) 528-8527
    www.vlas.org

    Blue Ridge Legal Services Inc.
    204 North High Street
    P.O. Box 551
    Harrisonburg, VA 22803
    (800) 237-0141
    http://www.brls.org/
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