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Should I Get a Divorce?

You certainly have a legal right to a divorce. States like Missouri and Illinois will grant a divorce when only one of the two spouses wants one. No fault. Fault matters in other areas of a divorce, but one spouse can obtain a divorce from the other spouse for any reason, no reason or even a bad reason. That isn't the question, though. You asked, “Should I get a divorce?”

That depends on your own answers to a number of questions.

First things first. Are you safe? Has there been any 

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     No domestic law matter gets better with time.Did you know that you have thirty (30) days after the date you are served the summons for your domestic relations matter for you to respond to the Court with your Answer and Counter-Petition? Our firm represents individuals in exactly the same situation you face now.

     Fault isn't considered for the spouse who wants a divorce. A spouse who wants a divorce can do so for any reason. A spouse's unfaithful or harmful behavior
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