She can still file for a divorce here n Florida. I've never seen a judge check the immigration status of someone seeking a divorce. But I can understand why your friend would be reluctant to go to court. She should contact an attorney to speak to somebody about her issues and how they can be resolved.
She needs to hire a divorce lawyer to help with 'service by publication'.
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She should consult with a divorce lawyer.
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Hi, Your friend can still obtain a divorce, as long as she is a resident of the State of Florida for atleast 6 months prior to filing. Please contact me at (954) 315-1160 if she wishes to obtain a consultation regarding this matter.
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