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Asked on: 4/03/13, 4:15 pm

I separated from wife in April of last yr, but signed a separation agreement in July, do I have to wait until July to file divorce papers. About 4 months ago she wanted not to go through with the divorce but I'm ready to file.

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Answered on: 4/03/13, 6:44 pm by Steven Scheinin

In Maryland the 1 year no fault separation is from the day you separated, not the date of the agreement.


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