The divorce was finalized in the US, just not Ohio, and neither party lives in the state where the divorce took place.
In this type of case, if the "foreign" (from another state) decree is domesticated, the Ohio Court can hear the action, applying the applicable state laws of the originating jurisdiction (the original state)...unless the jurisdiction is TRANSFERRED to Ohio--then Ohio law applies. Hope that helps. Good Luck. And don't go into a complex piece of litigation without Expert Legal Counsel.
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That depends on what your divorce decree says. Some states remand or transfer child custody and support issues to the juvenile or family court in their jurisdiction after a divorce decree is entered. If your decree does that, then OH courts may have authority to enforce the terms of the divorce only and not the custody and support issues.
Contact an attorney in your area to review your divorce decree.
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