Both parties reached a settlement in court with the defendants attorney charged with writing the divorce decree. I had objections to points put in the final version of the decree that my wife's attorney wrote. These objections were sent back to her attorney. There was no revision and the final decree was sent to the Judge without my attorney or I reviewing it prior to final submission. The judge is a visiting judge and signed the decree and filed it with the clerk. My attorney nor I signed the decree, but my then wife did. I am in the military and I was deployed when the decree was finalized. The military honors the decree since the judge signed it. Is my present divorce decree a legally binding document?
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