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Asked on: 6/19/07, 8:25 am

divorce & child custody for American citizen of Indian origin

Q1) a) Being a US citizen of indian origin can i file for divorce in India as I was married under Hindu marriage act in India?

b) if my husband files for a divorce in Chicago and i decide to file from India how the proceedings will follow?

c) Can a decision of US court be enforced in India? If my husband brings an action in US court can we claim that an action is already pending in India?

Q2) How much alimony and child support I will get in India? Do u think Indian court will take into consideration my husband's property in US and India?

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