We signed papers together when we separated over a year ago, but I was unable to file for $ reasons. When I filed, I was instructed to ammend the title from simplified to regular divorce (per the clerk instruction) because he went to prison for most of this year. According to the clerk, we would both have to appear in court for a simplified divorce and since he is in prison, there is no way he can appear...prolonging things further. This is why they altered my title and instructed I have him served, giving him chance to contest. He was served with papers this week, and I am unsure if he has waived his rights or contested yet. But since we have no children/assets, a permanent restraining order, & he's signed before - can he legally contest it? If so or even if not, how long will it take?
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