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Can an out of state divorce decree be enforced in Florida?

Posted by attorney Joy Owenby
Filed under: Family law

Yes, an out of state divorce final judgment can be enforced and even modified in Florida, but you are required to be a Florida resident. If children are part of this enforcement/modification, they need to be Florida residents as well.

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