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Indiana Legal Separation

If you aren't sure about filing for divorce, Indiana allows couples for file for legal separation.

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This divorce alternative doesn't terminate the couple's marriage, and gives the couple a chance to understand the realities of divorce.

Indiana divorce courts may grant legal separation on the grounds that it is currently intolerable for the spouses to live together. State divorce laws require one spouse to be a resident of the state for six months and of the county for three months immediately prior to filing for legal separation.

Speak to an Indiana divorce lawyer about your divorce options if you are unsure about filing divorce. A divorce attorney near you can help you understand the options available to you, legal issues and the divorce process.

Connect with a divorce attorney near you who can review your case by calling 877-349-1310 or filling out a divorce case review form.

The above synopsis of Indiana divorce laws is by no means all-inclusive and has been adapted from applicable state laws. These laws may have changed since our last update and there may be additional laws that apply in your situation. For the latest information on these divorce laws, please contact a local Indiana divorce lawyer in your area.

Indiana divorce laws were last updated October 2009.

Note: Keep in mind that all divorce laws are complex. If you need legal divorce advice or want to fully understand how these laws affect you, please speak with a local divorce attorney.