What does dismissed mean in a divorce case?

What does dismissed mean in a divorce case?

Understanding How A Motion To Dismiss Impacts Your Divorce. Dismissal means a court action that closes a case without a person obtaining a divorce. In divorce cases, when a divorce case is dismissed it means that you stay married to your current spouse.

How do I dismiss my divorce case in California?

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In order to stop a divorce once it has been filed, the petitioner would have to file a Request for Dismissal before the spouse (also called the respondent) has responded and prior to a judgment being entered. If the spouse has responded, then he/she would need to be served with the dismissal form and sign it.

Can you stop a divorce once its been filed?

Actually, legally no one can stop their spouse from filing a divorce case because if a person really intends to divorce his/her spouse, it will most possible be granted to them. So you have to be thoughtful and think about that “How can I stop my divorce and make my wife love me again”.