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Written by attorney Guichard St. Surin | May 1, 2017

How is divorce initiated in Florida?

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Divorce is initiated in Florida through the filing of the petition for dissolution of marriage. Once you file the petition for dissolution of marriage, the court looks at whether or not you have been a resident of the state for at least six months, a continuous six months, before moving forward.

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