Can you file for a divorce for free?
Legal Aid Divorce Help If you are indigent, they may represent you at no cost and will file all fee waiver papers on your behalf. Fortunately, you don't have to have any money to get a divorce, but you do have to follow the procedure set up your state to have the court fees waived.
Can my spouse stop me from getting a divorce?
If you have been separated for 5 years you are entitled to apply for divorce, even if your spouse does not consent. Your spouse can only oppose the divorce if they can argue that ending the marriage would result in serious financial or other hardship.
Is the US Virgin Islands a community property state?
Property Distribution US Virgin Islands is a “community property” state. Community or marital property (property acquired during the marriage) is divided and awarded equitably. Marital misconduct is not considered in the division.