My ex husband was very abusive we have a 2 year old daughter together and i want a divorce i have wanted one for a year i call legal aid and every time its a excuse on why they can not take my case i have a child with down syndrome so i cannot work so i cant afford a divorce hes in jail and also has a Domestic charge from me legal aid found out i was pregnant so they wont pick my case up again i have no idea what to do and i need help badly
I don't believe Legal Aid in Knoxville handles divorces anymore.
You will need to retain the services of an attorney to help you file for divorce. I recognize that isn't the answer you want, but that is the truth.
You also can attempt to represent yourself and file the correct pleadings, but there will still be court costs involved.
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