we've been in a common law marriage for 2 years, we have a 2.5 year old and we are no longer compatible and need to not be together, but we don't really want a divorce. is there a way around it and, if I have his permission (how do I prove permission?) can I move out of state and establish residency somewhere else? will I still need to get a divorce in the new state if I don't carry myself as married anymore? can I file custody paperwork without divorce decrees?
Also: the father is very unstable and needs help, I'm pretty sure he has PTSD and is bipolar, he has asked for help, but refuses to actually seek it, he is a veteran. is there some way I can make him get the help he needs and wants, but refuses to get?
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