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How do you know what county to file for divorce in, if you are incarcerated? Do they do summary divorces in PA?

Philadelphia, PA |

My friend is wanting to file for a no fault divorce but is in centre county and last lived in philadelphia, county. Can he file where the jail is? He hasn't had contact with his ex in 4 years, and they were only married a few months. There are no assets or children etc. Thanks

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As long as he has been in the same jail for at least 6 months he can file where the jail is.

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