You need to check the court file and find out the status of that case. Was the case completed? Was there a Judgment of Legal Separation entered? If there is no judgment, the case may have been dismissed or it may not have been. Each county has different procedures. The only way to know is to check the court file. If there is a Judgment, you do not have to re-file anything. If there is no judgment and it has not been dismissed, then you can probably proceed in the same case. Check the court file.
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I agree with counsel. Check the court file to see whether there was a judgment. Please see the link below to read more about the differences between divorce and legal separation. Good luck.
If the case was resolved with a Judgment of Legal Separation, then likely nothing needs to be done.
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