Can divorce rulings be appealed?
A divorce decree is the final judgment in a divorce case. Depending on the state, it may also be called a final order or a final judgment, and it outlines the judge's final decisions in the case. Any party to the divorce can appeal the decree, so long as it is not prohibited by state statute.
Can a default divorce Judgement be reversed?
In California, it is even possible to get a default divorce if a petitioner does not personally serve the defendant a copy of the complaint. You can't take back or rescind the divorce once the courts have finalized it, even if the defendant never received the petition and did not know a spouse filed for divorce.
How long is a divorce decree valid?
A divorce decree never expires it is a court order. Payments may cease as per the terms of the decree, but that does not effect the decree.