Requirements for Getting Divorced in California


In order to get divorced in California, there are several requirements and procedures that must be followed. First, at least one of the parties to the marriage must have been a resident of California for at least 6 months before the date of filing. At least one of the parties must also be a resident of the county in which a proceeding is filed for at least 3 months prior to filing the petition for divorce.

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