i have an uncontested pro se divorce. do i fill out section 6 of that document if there are no children?
If you don't understand the form, you probably should not represent yourself in court. You will be expected to know the rules and law to the same extent an attorney would be expected to know them.
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We have no idea what "Section 6" refers to. A divorce, or any lawsuit is a complex matter. You should really have a lawyer to make sure it is done properly. The fact that you are asking basic questions demonstrates that you do not have the experience to do this yourself.
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Although I would like to help, I do not know to which form you are referring. There are many forms available online for individuals seeking to divorce without the help of an attorney (pro se). Like the other contributors mentioned, it is often far more costly to divorce without the help of an attorney as you are simply not aware of everything you don't know. If you are determined to go it alone, I would suggest looking for a form specifically tailored to a divorce with no children. The terminology you mentioned in your question indicates you may have stumbled onto a form designed for divorce with children. Good luck
I agree with the other answers you have received. Even if you must represent yourself you should at least get some legal advice before proceeding. We have several legal aid clinics available if you're not able to afford a consultation with a local attorney. Good luck!
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