Can divorce be given during pregnancy?

Can divorce be given during pregnancy?

If in the event the wife is pregnant then the waiting period is till delivery of her child plus iddat period. Hence divorce is pronounced by the husband but the same will not become effective during pregnancy.

How does a person get served divorce papers?

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After you file for divorce, a copy of the summons and complaint (and anything else you filed) must be hand-delivered to your spouse (the “Defendant”). This is called "service of process." The Court does not serve the papers for you. It is up to YOU to make sure your spouse gets served.

What states allow divorce while pregnant?

Florida, Arkansas, Texas, Arizona, and Missouri all have laws that require you to wait until baby is born to either file for or finalize your divorce. Meeting with an attorney to develop a strategy early can help you ensure you've honored all local and federal laws governing divorce while pregnant in your area.

What happens if you never get served divorce papers?

If you were not served, then you can move to set aside the default and force her to start over. If the only issue you are concerned over is custody and visitation, then you can just file a motion to modify custody and visitation.